[arch-general] new pacman error: vercmp: error while loading shared libraries: libssl.so.0.9.8

David C. Rankin drankinatty at suddenlinkmail.com
Thu Apr 1 11:11:20 CEST 2010

On 04/01/2010 02:26 AM, Allan McRae wrote:
> On 01/04/10 17:19, David C. Rankin wrote:
>> Guys,
>>     After the pacman update tonight, I am getting errors every once in
>> a while
>> during updates that say:
>> vercmp: error while loading shared libraries: libssl.so.0.9.8: cannot
>> open
>> shared object file: No such file or directory
>> /tmp/alpm_DBOUwW/.INSTALL: line 8: [: -lt: unary operator expected
>> It doesn't seem to be hurting anything, but didn't know if I needed to do
>> anything else about it. What say the gurus?
> I guess you are using testing and did not reading the warning not to
> update on arch-dev-public.

You're good Allan,

	Where is the testing stuff posted so I can read it before I update? Right now,
X is dead due to libcrypto.so.0.9.8. By chance does the post also contain a
work-around for those, like me, that updated before having read said warning :-)

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