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Old 01-20-2016, 03:34 PM   #1
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missing libc.so.6 in Ubuntu


I try sudo apt-get install libc.so.6
but cannot find such package.

I try sudo apt-get install '^libc6.*'

still have the same error.
 
Old 01-20-2016, 04:21 PM   #2
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Maybe the package name is glibc.
 
Old 01-20-2016, 04:27 PM   #3
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I already installed glibc and that's not the issue.
 
Old 01-20-2016, 07:58 PM   #4
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libc.so.6 is actually the GNU C library packaged in the glibc package. If you would miss that library on your system nothing would work.
Why do you think you are missing it?
 
  


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