glibc is the GNU C Library, which provides many common and important functions for programs. Almost every program in Ubuntu directly or indirectly depends on this, and will completely fail to run without it. Besides the kernel, glibc is probably the most essential part of the system; even the init ...

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Upgrade 12.04 -> 14.04 : libc6

I just tried to upgrade a 12.04.5 server to 14.04.1 and got the following error message during the upgrade of the libc6-bin package: (Lese Datenbank ... 408104 Dateien und Verzeichnisse sind ...
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glibc-2 is required for this package

I'm pretty new to the Linux world and I'm trying to compile a plugin for DeaDBeeF that's located in this git repo. The instructions say: ===== How to install ===== - git clone ...
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eglibc-2.19 nptl build failure on 14.04.3 LTS

vagrant@precise64:~/eglibc-2.19/build$ ../configure --prefix=/tmp/eglibc-2.19 produces: checking build system type... x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu checking host system type... x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu ...
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Broken libc6 package on 14.04.3

I have broken system package libc6 in the Ubuntu Server 14.04.3 which has had libc6_2.19 version and i tried to install 2.15 version. After this attempt most system commands don't work (ls, cp, mv, ...
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Updating glib 2.22 or later on ubuntu 14.04 facing issues.

I'm installing 'libsnarf" which requires glib_ version 2.22 or later Im on ubuntu 14.04 with ldd --version Ubuntu EGLIBC 2.19-0ubuntu6.6) 2.19 when I sudo apt-get install libglib2.0-0 ...
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undefined reference to `__aeabi_read_tp' while compiling glibc2.15 for arm-linux

CC=arm-linux-gnueabi-gcc ../glibc-2.15/configure --host=arm-linux-gnueabi --prefix=/mnt/us/hunter/glibc --without-tls --enable-kernel=2.6.26 --enable-add-ons=nptl,ports CFLAGS="-O2 -U_FORTIFY_SOURCE ...
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error with /lib/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.15' not found?

When I run a program in terminal, it print these: [Failed to open library /mnt/us/hunter/classpath/lib/classpath/libjavanio.so: /lib/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.15' not found (required by ...
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eglibc-2.19 nptl compilation failed on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I was trying to build eglibc-2.19 which I downloaded through apt-get source libc6 I followed the INSTALL instructions but got this error when it ran into nptl, gcc sem_init.c -c -std=gnu99 ...
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Installing sqldeveloper – dependency problems: sqldeveloper depends on libc6-amd64 (>= 2.2.5)

dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of sqldeveloper: sqldeveloper depends on libc6-amd64 (>= 2.2.5). dpkg: error processing package sqldeveloper (--install):dependency problems - ...
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Buildroot Help Glibc

Iv been trying to use buildroot 2015, but it fails compiling glibc with this error: checking for x86_64-buildroot-linux-gnu-gcc... ...
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Unable to Upgrade the glibc in Ubuntu 12.04

I am unable to Upgrade the glibc in Ubuntu 12.04.While executing the below commands it doesn't upgrade the glibc version. apt-get clean apt-get update apt-get dist-upgrade Even I am pretty ...
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upgrading glibc to a version at least 2.17 or higher in ubuntu 12.04 LTS?

I need a newer version of glibc in my ubuntu version (precise, 12.04), but I don't seem to be able to go beyond version 2.15 using apt-get. I tried to compile it by myself but I almost destroyed my ...
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relocation error [closed]

In my application I need to use these libraries.But I get this error.I am so new at linux and these issues so I don't understand anything.Do you have any idea about this problem? relocation error: ...
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Need Ubuntu with real-time extensions and GLIBC >= v2.15

I have Debian Wheezy with an RTAI kernel but it has EGLIBC 2.13 and I need 2.15 or higher. I've tried compiling a kernel with PREEMPT-RT on Ubuntu 14.04 and latency is horrendous, so something didn't ...
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How to link to glibc 2.21 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I am developing some C++ code and having problems with a certain function in the glibc library. I am working on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, which uses glibc 2.19. I want to try my code with the latest glibc ...
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Given an MD5 hash find the libc it corresponds to

I'd like to find the Ubuntu distribution that contains a libc.so.6 file that hashes to a particular MD5 hash value. Is there a way to go about doing that?
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Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS won't update libc6 to 2.15-0ubuntu10.10

In light of CVE-2015-0235, I set out to upgrade my Ubuntu Servers today. I have a 12.04.5 LTS server that refuses to update my libc6 package to the version that does not contain the vulnerability ...
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CVE-2015-0235 How to update eglibc to 2.15-0ubuntu10.10

I followed these instructions and found that my glibc version was 2.15-0ubuntu10.9. How do I update it to 2.15-0ubuntu10.10? It is also mentioned here that services have to be restarted after the ...
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Unable to restart Nautilus (required by Dropbox)

Every time I log in dropbox opens up the screen informing me that Nautilus needs to be restarted. Clicking the restart button does nothing though. If I enter terminal and run nautilus -q it ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 GCC 4.8.2 link dynamically against (older) GLIBC 2.11.1

For the needs of my project I need to use G++ 4.8.2 and GLIBC 2.11.1. Ubuntu 14.04 comes with EGLIBC 2.19. How can I make G++ link dynamically against GLIBC 2.11.1? If there is, how do I go about ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 libc.a file not recognized

When i try to compile a simple .c file with gcc i always get this error: /usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-linux-gnu/4.8/../../../x86_64-linux-gnu/libc.a: file not recognized: File format not recognized i tried ...
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Lost GUI after installed GTK. Gets warning-“System running in low graphics mode”

am using ubuntu 14.4.0 64 bit. yesterday i installed GTK, Glibc and it's dependencies. including, libffi-dev, libcairo2-dev, libtiff-dev, flex, bison, xorg-dev, libatk-bridge2.0 finally ...
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apt-get not looking at /usr/lib for libstdc++.so.6

I have come across the somewhat common "GLIBXX_3.4.15 not found" error. In my case though I'm seeing something really weird. Usually the error appears something like this: /usr/lib/libstdc++.so.6: ...
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Is Ubuntu 14.04 using eglibc or glibc?

I have an ARM chip CM-FX6 using Ubuntu 12.04LTS (armel) using the linux image provided by the vendor Compulab. It is using eglibc. Recently I have to install some sdk for video streaming from ...
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I am unable to download eglibc 2.14 source through svn as www.eglibc.org seems to be down since the last 2 days. Is there an alternate way?

I am trying to build a cross-compiler using crosstool-ng 1.12.2. It bails out while trying to download the eglibc 2.14 packages. Here is the log: DEBUG] ==> Executing: 'svn' 'export' '-r' ...
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glibc reinstallation with new kernel

Recently i removed some old kernel with autoremove function. But later found that i am getting error in configuring linux kerel. Also i googled and got that linux-libc-dev depends on old kernel ...
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apt-get update does not work [duplicate]

I have just installed Ubuntu for the second time (separate downloads) onto my nexus 7. Both the times I could not use apt-get upgrade and thus could not install any applications. Upon the second ...
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Ubuntu kernal panic libc6 screenshot attached

I was installing some packages, 'create repo' I think. I guess this must have messed up my libc6 installation as now I am receiving a kernal panic when I restart my box. Complaining about missing ...
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Nagios remote execution problem libc-so-6-version-glibc-2-14-not-found

i have installed nagios core 4 on ubuntu server 12.04 lts.. everything working fine,, but... i have a problem with remote command to a remote linux (ubuntu server 12.04) pc! when i try to check a ...
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Installing GLIBC from source

I want to install a different version of glibc on my Ubuntu 12.04. The questions are 1) Is it safe to have two versions of GLIBC on a system? 2) Should I remove the current installed GLIBC? How? ...
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Can't install glibc-2.19

Several times I tried to install the library glibc-2.19, but it always ended in an error. I followed the installation instructions but it didn't work. I'm trying to install glibc-2.19 on Ubuntu 13.10, ...
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How to install glibc 2.12 or 2.14 on Ubuntu 12.04?

I am making a JNI call to a C++ library and it is compiled in glibc v2.12 or v2.14, but Ubuntu 12.04 has glibc 2.15. Whenever I make a call to the C++ library I get the error glibc 2.14 not found. ...
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How to install older GNU lib C? Is this neccessary?

I am trying to install proprietary ATI Catalyst drivers on my Ubuntu 12.04.1. Every driver on AMD's website says it requires glibc version 2.2 or 2.3. Upon running the ldd --version command, I have ...
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How to get Silverlight and Flash 10+ to work in Chromebook and Ubuntu 12.04 with Firefox [duplicate]

I would like to watch content from many of TV-station's streaming services. First I need Flashplayer 10+ with Firefox and then Silverlight (Mac and Windows are supported I think, Chromebook is not, ...
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libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.14' not found

Whenever I try to run a program from the terminal (apt-get for example) I get a: apt-get: /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.14' not found (required by /usr/lib/libstdc++.so.6) Not ...
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glibc 2.3 in ubuntu 13.10

I'm a very new Ubuntu user, and I'm having some issues with my graphics card. I'm running 13.10 and the graphics are quite slow and glitchy, and my laptop won't wake up after suspend. I also am ...
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How to view the list of c library functions?

I'm a newbie in Linux programming. I found that the way to view the list of system calls in Linux via command-line is: man syscalls But now I want to view the list of c library functions, how can I ...
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After update to Precise, libc looks hosed and can't update?

Looks like libc is hosed and ldconfig is segfaulting left and right causing issues... Output when I try to run apt-get install --reinstall libc6 to reinstall libc(and hopefully ldconfig...): dpkg: ...
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installing utorrent server glibc_2.16 not found

I tried nrly everything to fix this problem, but i'm a linux-noob so maybe it's me who does something wrong. Basicly I get this error_ sudo utserver -settingspath /opt/utorrent-server-alpha-v3_3/ ...
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glibc 2.18 configure warning

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I'm trying to install glibc-2.18 while ./configure it gives configure: error: you must configure in a separate build directory Then I tried to configure in directory bla ...
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Undefined reference to `memcpy@GLIBC_2.14' : Building Android SDK with SmartCard API support:

I am trying to build Android emulator with SmartCard API support. I was following this manuals: one two All steps passed ok, but when I run: PCSC_INCPATH=<path_to_pcsc-lite_32bit>/src/PCSC/ ...
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Why Ubuntu uses eglibc instead of glibc?

I checked for the libc version on my Ubuntu 64bit 12.10 machine by issuing the command ldd --version. I saw that Ubuntu uses eglibc instead of glibc. As egiblc is for embedded machines, Is there a ...
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Problem with apt

When I run the apt-get upgrade command. So I follow the step and run apt-get -f install If I remove libc-2.17.so from '/lib/i386-linux-gnu' as the instruction says, my sudo command stops working ...
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Need library libgthread-2.0 / found lib, now getting 'wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS64'

Trying to run a teamspeak client, getting: ./ts3client_linux_x86: error while loading shared libraries: libgthread-2.0.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory libgthread ...
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Kernel panic after attempting to install glibc

I was installing glibc v2.18 and suddenly the install (make install) halts with an error. Afterwards, any basic terminal commands (ls, sudo, etc.) and attempting to perform system operations ...
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libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.16' not found

When importing a library (cdms2) in python, I get the following error message: ImportError: /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.16' not found (required by ...
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Compiling apib undefined reference to symbol 'pthread_create@@GLIBC_2.2.5'

I want to compile apib on my ubuntu 13.04 box but I am having issues with pthread lib. This is the error that I get : $ colormake -j 5 cd src && make all make[1]: Entering directory ...
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Error starting ICEM CFD: GLIBCXX_3.4.9 not found

when trying to start ICEMCFD (a meshing tool for flow simulations) I recieve an error message and analysing it with LIBGL_DEBUG=verbose yields: ...
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How to tackle “libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.14' not found” without upgrading the whole OS

I'm trying to run an application on ubuntu 11.10 64bits. When I do ldd it tells me that /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.14' not found I know what causes this problem and reading ...
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Does Ubuntu satisfy OS requirements for Android dev by default?

I'm an aspiring programmer trying to set up an environment for Android development. I know from experience that software requirements need to be fulfilled before I can reasonably expect everything to ...