Please Help!, Need to test glibc 2.1.3 with these additional patches under 2.3 kernels

Jan Nieuwenhuizen janneke at
Thu Feb 17 03:26:43 EST 2000

On Wednesday, 16 February 2000, Kevin Hendricks writes:

Will do.

Please send us the cvs command.



Jan Nieuwenhuizen <janneke at> | GNU LilyPond - The music typesetter       |

> Hi,
> glibc 2.1.3 is just about to go *final*
> BUT...If we want glibc 2.1.3 to compile out of the box under PPC under 2.3.XX
> kernels and actually work we really need people running 2.3.XX kernels to gra
    + b
> the source from glibc cvs and apply the following patch and test this thing
> asap and report some results.
> please note, glibc 2.1.3 is now very *stable* under 2.2.X kernels with lots o
    + f
> bug fixes and things.
> The key issue here is finding out whether glibc 2.1.3 will compile and run
> under 2.3.XX kernels.
> If you are willing to help, please let me know and give this a try.
> They will *not* hold up the release just for us, so your help and feedback wo
    + uld
> be greatly appreciated.
> Thanks,
> Kevin

** Sent via the linuxppc-dev mail list. See

More information about the Linuxppc-dev mailing list