[CentOS] Accidentally removed glibc & glibc-devel :: Help
wattersm at liquidweb.com
Fri Sep 14 20:27:35 UTC 2007
> I attempted to ugprade glibc & glibc-devel and ended up removing them
> entirely by accident. *idiot*
> What are the steps needed to get glibc back onto my system.
> Absolutely nothing is working at the moment, rpm, yum, etc. I presume
> I'm going to have to boot from a rescue CD of some kind.
> If someone could outline how to do this, or point me to some docs I
> would be most grateful. (CentOS 4.3)
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You should be able to boot the install CD in rescue mode and chroot to
your install, just use yum or rpm to reinstall the packages then. RPM
also has a chroot option so you can just set the path to wherever your
drive is mounted.
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