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On Tuesday 05 July 2011 21:31:48 Frank Peters wrote:
> Today my system automatically updated glibc from 2.12-rc2 to 2.12-
rc3.Shortly afterwards I tried to start OpenOffice and it would not start.The
> Inconsistency detected by ld.so: dl-deps.c: 622: _dl_map_object_deps:
> Assertion `nlist > 1' failed!
> (The same problem is reported here:
> Apparently this is due to the glibc update. A quick fix (since I
needOpenOffice) would be to simply downgrade back to glibc-2.12-r2, butemerge
will not allow me to do it:
> * 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?
> Note: I am not using the compiled Gentoo version of OpenOffice.My
installation is the binary version from the OO web site.Also, LibreOffice,
which I installed (from binary) as a possiblefix, gives the same error
> Frank Peters
no need for that, a simple revdep-rebuilt solves this.
I saw the same with vlc - revdep and all problems were gone. LO works too.
Seriously guys...how long are you using gentoo?