Re: [dev] [wmii] problems with glibc-2.12

From: Kris Maglione <>
Date: Sun, 30 May 2010 11:25:28 -0400

On Sun, May 30, 2010 at 04:32:02PM +0200, pascal wrote:
>glibc has been updated to 2.12 in archlinux and now wmii (both
>release and -hg) despite building without errors will abort at
>the beginning of the process. On the tty it simply states
>"aborted" , and on the DISPLAY the screen is black and the bar
>empty, in a frozen state. Reverting to glibc-2.11 fixes the

Do a full sysupgrade and a clean build and the wmii abort issue
will go away. As for wmiir, you'll have to build with 'STATIC='
because glibc seems to have broken nss for statically linked

Kris Maglione
A program is portable to the extent that it can be easily moved to a
new computing environment with much less effort than would be required
to write it afresh.
	--W. Stan Brown
Received on Sun May 30 2010 - 15:25:28 UTC

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