Unpacking Glibc-2.1.3 patch

Thomas T. Veldhouse veldy at veldy.net
Fri Sep 1 06:11:32 PDT 2000


You probably downloaded it with a web browser that unzipped it for you.
Just rename the file to remove the .gz suffix.

Tom Veldhouse
veldy at veldy.net

----- Original Message -----
From: Jr. <freemanf at cps.acast.nova.edu>
To: <lfs-discuss at linuxfromscratch.org>
Sent: Friday, September 01, 2000 2:06 AM
Subject: Unpacking Glibc-2.1.3 patch


> Good morning all:
>
> I am using book version 2.4 and trying to apply the glibc-2.1.3 patch and
get
> the following error:
>
> [root at localhost glibc-2.1.3]# gunzip glibc-2.1.3.patch.gz
>
> gunzip: glibc-2.1.3.patch.gz: not in gzip format
> [root at localhost glibc-2.1.3]#
>
>
>
> I could not get any unpacking done and decided to try the following
command and
> getting:
>
>
> [root at localhost glibc-2.1.3]# patch -Np1 -i ../glibc-2.1.3.patch
> patch: **** Can't open patch file ../glibc-2.1.3.patch : No such file or
directory
> [root at localhost glibc-2.1.3]# gunzip glibc-2.1.3.patch.gz
>
> gunzip: glibc-2.1.3.patch.gz: not in gzip format
> [root at localhost glibc-2.1.3]#
>
>
> I have searched the archives and could not find anything to help me with
my
> problem.  I tried to re-download the patch but it opened when I typed in
the
> url.  Could this package be corrupted?
>
> Please help!!!!!
>
> Linuxly yours
> Foyah
>
>
>






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