[CentOS] Downgrade libgcc & gcc packages (is there a clean way)

Alan Hodgson ahodgson at simkin.ca
Mon Aug 9 18:31:23 UTC 2010

On Monday, August 09, 2010, Dan Burkland <dburklan at nmdp.org> wrote:
> Machine is running 5.3 and somehow both packages got updated to
> libgcc-4.1.2-48.el5 when they need to be libgcc-4.1.2-44.el5. The DBAs
> here perform the Oracle Grid Control client install however they said it
> will not install it if detects an incorrect package version.
> Thanks again,

Oh, well, something that minor you can just rpm -i --force the old packages, 
I think. If you have the RPMs.

Sounds like a seriously broken installer, though. The versions will 
constantly change through regular maintenance updates.

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