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Re: Glibc 2.3.90 Where can I find source?
- From: Carlos O'Donell <carlos at redhat dot com>
- To: Tulio Magno Quites Machado Filho <tuliom at linux dot vnet dot ibm dot com>, j serralheiro <mrserra at yahoo dot com>, libc-ports at sourceware dot org
- Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:50:46 -0500
- Subject: Re: Glibc 2.3.90 Where can I find source?
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On 01/23/2017 08:33 AM, Tulio Magno Quites Machado Filho wrote:
> j serralheiro via libc-ports <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> The glibc library installed by distribution familiar is glib 2.3.90.
>> The kernel is 2.6.16
>> Up until now I compiled a cross-compiler and compiled a @hello@ program. I linked this program statically with glib 2.10 that I also compiled.
>> In this case the kernel headers are from 2.6.21 that I downloaded from github or something, a merge of handhelds and hackndev.
>> I searched and I cannot find source for glibc2.3.90 source code.
> As far as I know, glibc never had an official 2.3.90 release. This version
> seems to come from a Linux distribution.
> Fedora uses the same version scheme, e.g.:
And even then Fedora just follows upstream glibc's version for Rawhide (rolling
There is no such thing as a 2.3.90 release, the ".90" denotes that the sources
came from the development branch _after_ glibc 2.3 was released.
So a version of 2.3.90 means that the sources where somewhere between 2.3 and
2.4 (before release).