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

Mon Aug 9 18:32:13 UTC 2010
Hakan Koseoglu <hakan at koseoglu.org>

On 9 August 2010 19:24, 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.
Interesting. I admit that I haven't done a Grid Control Client
installation Oracle DB 11gR2 requires libgcc-4.1.2 but no limit to the
package version. It should install w/o a fuss unless your DBAs are
fussy. It will not install if the package is missing or if it is not
(see http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/E11882_01/install.112/e10812/prelinux.htm#BABFDJJF
, especially the bit saying "The following packages (or later
versions) must be installed". This link is for Oracle 11gR2 Grid
Infrastucture/RAC but the DB installation document has the same
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