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From: Volker Armin Hemmann <volkerarmin@...>
Subject: Re: Glibc Update Breaks Open/LibreOffice -- Can't Downgrade
Date: Wed, 06 Jul 2011 19:40:58 +0200
On Wednesday 06 July 2011 12:08:45 Frank Peters wrote:
> On Wed, 6 Jul 2011 00:22:33 -0500
> Paul Hartman <paul.hartman+gentoo@...> wrote:
> > Take a look at this page:> http://en.gentoo-wiki.com/wiki/Downgrade_Glibc> 
> > And also this forum topic:> http://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-845000-
start-0.html
> Thanks for these links.
> What a mess!  In my case there would be no problem becauseabsolutely nothing 
was built against the new glibc.
> However, I found another solution.  I did not realize thatGentoo offers a 
binary OpenOffice package.  Installingthis openoffice-bin package now gives me 
an OpenOfficethat starts with the new glibc update.
> So the new question is why does the binary from OO/LOfail to start while the 
Gentoo binary shows no problem?AFAIK they are the same package, but the 
directory structuresare different.
> Anyway, I'm glad to have OO running.
> Frank Peters

one is compiled by the ooo guys for some setup they consider 'standard'. The 
other compiled against gentoo stable tree.

Huge differences. Really.


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