Keith Clarke wrote: > Thanks Warren (& Richard) - this probably is the blocker, as this > particular VPS is definitely running 2.12 > > Google suggests that I can’t (or at least shouldn't attempt to) > upgrade CentOS 6 with a later glibc version, given its central role. > > Apparently there are workarounds to install an additional, later > version of glibc - as an option, alongside the OS version - in such a > way that it gets called session by session, when needed (i.e. for LC > Server use). However, after failing to complete a couple of these, > it's clear but that this is way beyond my Linux chops to sort. > > So, it looks like server migration / rebuild will need to be on the > critical path or it’s a dead-end for experimenting with LC Server for > this particular project.
First question (an admittedly ignorant one, but I haven't spent much time in the CentOS community): Why does their package manager not automatically keep system components current?
Second question: If the first question cannot be resolved easily, what is the advantage of CentOS for this project over Ubuntu or Debian?
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