[Scribus] OT: different libc:s
Tue Nov 18 05:04:01 CET 2003
Thomas Ahlstrom wrote:
> I'm running Scribus and other programs on a RH9 system which is glibc 3.2.3.
> I don't want to leave RH9, but at the same time I'd like to be able to
> run PhotoPaint9 which only works with glibc < 3.2.3. Is it possible to
> have two libc versions on the same installation? If so, what is what and
> what is important. Or... any other clue to make PP9 run with libc 3.2.3?
As glibc is a very important part of the base of your whole system, it's
probably not wise to tinker with it. I have heard of some folks running
2 versions, but more about folks killing their systems and
Are you sure it's a glibc problem and not some older libs you need to
make it work? I know with WordPerfect 8, it requires the older shlibs
to run, but everything else is good.
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