More glibc's

Kevin P. Fleming kpfleming at
Tue Nov 25 19:59:40 PST 2003

Richard A Downing FBCS wrote:

> Without some more info it's hard to advise you. It's probably not
> possible to have more than a single glibc on a system, but you
> may be able to fool the software into thinking you did.

One technique that can frequently be used for this is to use


which makes glibc think it's running on an old system and it does a 
better job of emulating the previous glibc releases. Won't always work, 
but it's cheap to try.

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