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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Glibc update failed but mostly works, how to recover previous version from CD? [on hold]

I would like to recover my system to a previous state, from before I tried to update glibc. I have no net access on that box, so I downloaded the src and followed the instructions to build it and ...
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Upgrading libcurl on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm seeing recurring stacktraces as shown below, which I think is caused by 12.04 shipping with an old curl (as mentioned here). How could I upgrade to a more recent stable version? ...
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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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GLIBC 2.15 Installation/Upgrade

I was installing utorrent server in my Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS and appeared the following error: utserver: /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.16' not found (required by utserver) So, I've ...
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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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What is the difference among various options of source package download?

I want to download source package of eglibc. I get three options eglibc_2.17-97.dsc, eglibc_2.17.orig.tar.xz, eglibc_2.17-97.debian.tar.xz. Please explain me the differences among these options and ...
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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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GLIBC_2.16 not found while installing utorrent server

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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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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Is it possible to install GNU C Library version 2.17 in Ubuntu 12.04? How?

I want to run PPSSPP emulator in my Ubuntu 12.04 64 bits system. It requires GLIBC version 2.17: ./PPSSPPSDL: /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.17' not found (required by ./PPSSPPSDL) ...
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libc - Ahsay OBM

I have probelms to get Ahsay OBM client for Linux running due to problems with libc. I'm running Ubuntu Server 12.04.3 LTS. I get the following error: # sudo /usr/local/obm/bin/RunBackupSet.sh ...
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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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Lubuntu 12.10 ARM, how to get qemu's glibc for x86_64 running?

So I have a machine with Lubuntu 12.10 that runs on a arm processor architecture. (If it is of any help: It's an AC100 Toshiba netbook, I got lubuntu on it using this: ...
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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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Valgrind not working on 13.04 due error in a function redirection [duplicate]

I can't get valgrind (3.8.1 from system repo) to work properly on Ubuntu (13.04). valgrind: Fatal error at startup: a function redirection valgrind: which is mandatory for this platform-tool ...
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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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Broken libc.so.6 link

I accidentally broke the symbolic link libc.so.6 by moving it. Intending to back it up and replace it with a link to a newer version. That was a really bad idea. Now I get these errors when running ...
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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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Can't install lib64expat1

wani@tester:~/exiv2-trunk/trunk/build$ uname -a Linux tester 3.5.0-17-generic #28-Ubuntu SMP Tue Oct 9 19:31:23 UTC 2012 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux ...
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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 ...
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Does libc6-i386 compile 64-bit executables?

I have libc6-i386 installed on my 64-bit capable Intel i3 processor. Should I rather install the amd64-versions of libc or stick to the i386 as I have an Intel processor?
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dlclose does not call library destructors, dlopen called just once

consider the following code for a dynamic loaded library built with g++-4.7 on linux, -fPIC and linked with -rdynamic option: typedef std::vector< void* > cbRegister_t; struct Wrapper ...
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GUI is not working after installation of glibc

GUI is not working after installation of glibc in my pc i am using ubuntu 12.10 version
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How to fix E: Internal Error, No file name for libc6

How to fix E: Internal Error, No file name for libc6, Like that will show If I do: $ sudo apt-get upgrade or $ sudo apt-get install package This is example : $ sudo apt-get upgrade Reading ...
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I´m searching for cracklib2-dev to use in progress of connecting my mac to the ubuntu server

Tried for many hours to install cracklib2-dev. How can i do this in terminal?
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After upgrading packages today, can't compile anything that includes <locale>

I just updated my packages today on Ubuntu 12.04 amd64, including libc-bin which provides /usr/bin/locale, and now any C/C++ program that has #include <locale> explodes hundreds of errors ...
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I'm having a multi-arch problem. How can I fix it?

Running the following commands give me the same abrupt ending, any ideas? 1. sudo apt-get -f install -y Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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The compatibility of Android and Ubuntu mobile SW

Android uses bionic but Ubuntu uses glibc. How do they keep the compatibility in Ubuntu for Android? Does Ubuntu for Android use bionic? Or it gives up Android NDK compatibility?
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How to install glibc-devel in ubuntu-12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get the libc development libraries for Ubuntu 12.04? When I run the following command: sudo apt-get install glibc-devel I get the following error: E: Unable ...
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Did something just get broked with glibc/perl/irssi?

I was using irssi about 30 minutes ago now on Ubuntu server 12.04. Everything was perfectly fine and then all of the sudden something happened (my guess is a power failure). The box was restarted. ...