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From: Benny Pedersen <me@...>
Subject: Re: Glibc Update Breaks Open/LibreOffice -- Can't Downgrade
Date: Thu, 07 Jul 2011 00:20:06 +0200
On Tue, 5 Jul 2011 23:11:28 -0400, Frank Peters wrote:

> But is there a way to override the emerge refusal to allow
> a downgrade to glibc?  That is what I need to do.

copy content of previous glibc ebuild to to name of latest ebuild of 
glibc, and emerge same version of glibc "as portage" see it so, but it 
will actuly downgrade screew up your box, warning

pretend i not have used gentoo / funtoo in the last 10 years :)

btw you could fix more by NOT use precompiled software



References:
Glibc Update Breaks Open/LibreOffice -- Can't Downgrade
-- Frank Peters
Re: Glibc Update Breaks Open/LibreOffice -- Can't Downgrade
-- Volker Armin Hemmann
Re: Glibc Update Breaks Open/LibreOffice -- Can't Downgrade
-- Frank Peters
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