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Re: Upgrading a Redhat 5.2 system
Bill Currie wrote:
> Pablo Frank wrote:
> > The programs that are seg-faulting are ones that I compiled (stuff from
> > work). Other than Linuxthreads and the standard C and C++ libraries, it
> > doesn't depend on any particular library. The other thing that started seg
> > faulting was make 1.77 that I compiled against the new libraries.
> Hmm, this sounds a lot like the problems I was having when I tried to
> upgrade my RH 4.2 (4.0?) system to egcs/glibc2*. I believe my solution
> was to make sure all my C++ linking was done using g++ rather that gcc
> as g++ got the libs right while gcc didn't.
Turns out that it was my fault. I didn't build my compiler properly. Now,
everything's working fine. The make problem is a known bug (see the FAQ --
thanks whoever pointed that out).
> BTW, where can I get recent binutils RPMs? Is rawhide.redhat.com
> mirrored anywhere (I can't get it recently)?
Don't know. You can get the source from
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