Re: libc 5.4.23 ?

Systemkennung Linux (
Mon, 24 Feb 1997 10:38:47 +0100 (MET)


> Hi, I see there's a new libc out there: 5.4.23
> Has anyone tried to use it? Did your kernel compile fine ? I would

The kernel source does not use libc. So if one can't compile the kernel
after reinstalling libc it is a 99.9% indicator that you messed
installing libc. With the remaining 0.1% being a real libc bug ...

> like to upgrade but I fear I could mess up the whole system, and I
> still don't have a backup device.

Everything a question how risc^Hky you like to live. I haven't made
a backup for years. Heck, I don't even know if that streamer works
or ever worked ...