[CentOS] Is there a problem with C6 CR and glibc?

Tue Oct 11 09:30:35 UTC 2011
Nicolas Thierry-Mieg <Nicolas.Thierry-Mieg at imag.fr>

Patrick Bervoets wrote:
>    C6 with CR x86_64
> Third time when trying to install a packet I get:
> yum install samba
> [...]
> -->  Finished Dependency Resolution
> Error: Package: glibc-2.12-1.7.el6_0.5.i686 (updates)
>              Requires: glibc-common = 2.12-1.7.el6_0.5
>              Installed: glibc-common-2.12-1.25.el6_1.3.x86_64 (@cr)
>                  glibc-common = 2.12-1.25.el6_1.3
>              Available: glibc-common-2.12-1.7.el6.x86_64 (base)
>                  glibc-common = 2.12-1.7.el6
>              Available: glibc-common-2.12-1.7.el6_0.3.x86_64 (updates)
>                  glibc-common = 2.12-1.7.el6_0.3
>              Available: glibc-common-2.12-1.7.el6_0.4.x86_64 (updates)
>                  glibc-common = 2.12-1.7.el6_0.4
>              Available: glibc-common-2.12-1.7.el6_0.5.x86_64 (updates)
>                  glibc-common = 2.12-1.7.el6_0.5
> Had the same problem yesterday with a Canondriver-rpm and earlier with either Hugin or Scribus.
> Searched on Google and found many old pages (afaik nothing C6).
> I don't think there is a glibc-common i686 package (neither do I know if that would be a good idea).
> Should I downgrade glibc-common to 2.12-1.7? Or install a second glibc-common? Or just wait?
> BTW I tried to install Samba with only Base, Updates and CR repo enabled.

works here, you should be getting glibc-2.12-1.25.el6_1.3.i686 from CR.

are you using yum priorities? base, updates and CR need the same priority.

otherwise do "yum clean all" then try again, as usual when yum breaks.