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From: Barry Schwartz <chemoelectric@...>
Subject: Re: Glibc Update Breaks Open/LibreOffice -- Can't Downgrade
Date: Tue, 5 Jul 2011 22:10:32 -0500
Frank Peters <frank.peters@...> skribis:
>  * Sanity check to keep you from breaking your system:
>  *  Downgrading glibc is not supported and a sure way to destruction
>  * ERROR: sys-libs/glibc-2.13-r2 failed (setup phase):
>  *   aborting to save your system
> 
> I'm not going to break my system.  How do I override this?

Copy or overlay the one glibc ebuild with a copy of the good one. It
is hard to tell which ebuilds you mean, but I think the difference may
be just the patch set.




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Glibc Update Breaks Open/LibreOffice -- Can't Downgrade
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