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Old 12-03-2017, 06:28 PM   #1
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What have I done. slackpkg upgrade-all

32bit Dell Latitude E6400

Ran slackpkg upgrade-all, seemed to go ok.
error when loading shared libraries: cannot open, no such file or directory
After reboot:
darkstar login: root
Linux 3.10.17-smp.
You have new mail.
/bash error while loading shared libraries (etc)

Welcome to Linux 3.10.17-smp (tty1)

darkstar login: /bin/sh: error while loading shared libraries: (etc)
---repeat /bin/sh: error 9 more times
INIT: Id "x1" respawning too fast: disabled for 5 minutes
Old 12-04-2017, 03:46 AM   #2
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Dude, you made a mess of your system. It looks like some packages were linked to different versions of the library and they cannot be found now, or the soft links to the libraries are broken. I suspect is only the tip of the iceberg. There might be much more damage in there.

You should have read these carefully before proceeding with slackpkg:

I think the best you can do is a clean install of Slackware and be careful the next time.
Old 12-04-2017, 10:22 AM   #3
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slackpkg install-new if your going to current from 14.2.
since your borked.
how to fix boot your install disk do not format no partitions.
then full install when it fails reboot you will have base system now.
vim /etc/slackpkg/mirrors
scroll to the repo you need uncomment it save
if in run level one
that gets your wired internet up.
or boot liveslack and chroot then install over the top to fix.

Last edited by Drakeo; 12-04-2017 at 10:36 AM.


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