[arch-general] Glibc 2.16.0-2 in testing killed my system.

Mantas Mikulėnas grawity at gmail.com
Sat Jul 7 11:27:27 EDT 2012

On Sat, Jul 7, 2012 at 5:57 PM, Uli Armbruster
<uli.armbruster at googlemail.com> wrote:
> Is this caused by the fact that there are two packages with files in /lib ? How can I solve this problem? Is it ok this time to force the update?
> I _could_ remove lib32-glibc first, run the update and then reinstall my lib32 stuff, since I don't have much lib32 stuff installed. But I think for many people this isn't an option! That's why I'm asking here.

I hit the same problem myself, and used `pacman -Rdd` to temporarily
remove lib32-glibc bypassing the dependency checks. After upgrade,
`pacman -S --asdeps lib32-glibc` to reinstall.

Mantas Mikulėnas

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