Re: system update

From: Steve Howard <>
Date: Tue, 21 Oct 2008 13:07:15 -0700 (PDT)
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On Oct 21, 9:39 am, helter skelter <> wrote:
> I've found an oracle bug (NOTE:731599.1) which may affect my system. The
> workaround is to update glibc library. Can I do that without any risk
> (this is production system) ?
> thanks

glibc touches everything in Linux (or vice versa). At a minimum you should relink the software. I wouldn't bet *your* job on it without testing it, much less mine :) Received on Tue Oct 21 2008 - 15:07:15 CDT

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