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Old 01-29-2009, 03:04 AM   #1
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Trouble BOOTING RHEL4 after i installed glibc

i was trying to install glibc on my rhel4
./configure --prefix=/usr

till then everything was fine i switched off my pc and when i restarted it i got this error and the booting stopped

/sbin/init:relocation error : /lib/tls/ symbol _dl_out_of_memory, version GLIBC_PRIVATE not defined in file with link time reference
kernel panic-not syncing : Attempting to kill init!

i am new to linux and i am not able to understand the problem. My machine has got very important data i cant afford to lose that please help !
Old 01-29-2009, 03:16 AM   #2
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i have read similar posts as i am new to linux plz explain the following also

1) how do i use the rescue mode (step by step)
2) how can i get the proper glibc files ? do i get them from the RHEL4 installation disk???


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