Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Zac Medico <zmedico@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] ldconfig breaks my system
Date: Mon, 18 Jul 2005 07:49:54
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] ldconfig breaks my system by Alex Bennee
Alex Bennee wrote:
> On Sun, 2005-07-17 at 18:59 -0700, Zac Medico wrote: > >>Alex Bennee wrote: >> >>>Yes that one. I've been unable to succesfully upgrade to 2.3.5 without >>>hitting the failure. However I left my system building a fresh partition >>>from scratch over the weekend - it managed to upgrade to 2.3.5 without a >>>problem. >>> >>>Something has obviously broken on my main partition that is preventing >>>the update. Perhaps the difference in explain things? >>> >> >>So, your system is still broken? You can use quickpkg to make a binary package >>from the glibc that you built on the fresh partition. Try to install that binary package. >>If that doesn't work then you can do it by brute force: untar the binary package directly >> onto your broken system and run ldconfig. > > > I wasn't able to install the binary package properly (as ldconfig is > called during the emerge process). However as I was stracing the > ldconfig output to compare with the working setup I realised I wasn't > logging stderr so hit Ctrl-C and restarted ldconfig. > > This seems to of "unstuck" the ldconfig failure and I have been able to > run ldconfig without breaking things since. I've done a proper src > emerge of glibc on a chrooted in my original partiton and everything > seems to be working ok now. > > The config has been updated during the env-update so I wonder if it was > a subtle breakage in the config that was causing the failure? > > malory etc # diff -ub ldconfig.backup/ > --- 2005-07-17 22:41:47.000000000 +0100 > +++ ldconfig.backup/ 2005-06-19 23:31:13.000000000 +0100 > @@ -10,9 +10,7 @@ > /usr/lib32 > /usr/local/lib32 > /usr/x86_64-pc-linux-gnu/lib > -/usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-pc-linux-gnu/3.4.3 > -/usr/lib/gcc-lib/x86_64-pc-linux-gnu/3.4.2 > -/usr/lib/gcc-lib/x86_64-pc-linux-gnu/3.4.2/32 > +/usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-pc-linux-gnu/3.4.3/. > /usr/lib/MozillaFirefox > /usr/lib/mozilla > /usr/lib > >
I don't know. See if you can break it again, then we'll know for sure 8-). Zac -- gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list