[arch-dev-public] [PATCH 2/2] Accept any *.pkg.tar.* package file name

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Mon Feb 22 07:10:29 EST 2010

Am 22.02.2010 10:42, schrieb Roman Kyrylych:
> On Sun, Feb 21, 2010 at 16:10, Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> The use of --as-needed means we do not need all these.  So the list is
>> somewhere between this and the one Pierre gave...  has anyone got a really
>> old system we can test this upgrade on? I suppose an old installer is
>> enough.
> I had a VPS with 0.8 (!) installed on it,
> but it should update pacman first anyway
> (and everyone should stay away from a provider
> that offers VPSes with 0.8 preinstalled :-P).

But you'd also need a glibc update, which would require a kernel update,
so you're basically screwed.

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