[arch-general] [arch-dev-public] [signoff] glibc-2.12.1-4

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Tue Oct 26 23:32:12 EDT 2010

On 27/10/10 13:25, Ng Oon-Ee wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 27, 2010 at 1:52 AM, Thomas Bächler<thomas at archlinux.org>  wrote:
>> Am 26.10.2010 03:38, schrieb Allan McRae:
>>> Another day, another glibc...
>>> This adjusts the static linking fix. The one previously used is a more
>>> correct fix but appears incomplete.  I have replaced this by a hack fix
>>> that Fedora uses.
>>> I will leave this in [testing] a while.  My concern is the previous
>>> patch apparently fixed a bunch of segfault bugs in glibc and I am hoping
>>> that these do not get reintroduced.
>>> If only upstream made a proper fix for this.  Saying upstream is doing
>>> not much about this bug would imply that they are doing something...
>> Thomas not know bug. Computer still boot. Thomas happy. Hurray! Thomas
>> sign off.
> Segfault detected. Happens with bauerbill's AUR component. I'll just
> pastebin the backtrace.
> -->  Searching for upgradable AUR packages...
> *** glibc detected *** /usr/bin/perl: double free or corruption
> (fasttop): 0x00007fcbc826cf60 ***
> ======= Backtrace: =========
> http://pastebin.com/mgkBjv5q

Is this new and does downgrading glibc to the version in [core] fix it?

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