libsmbios.x86_64 0:2.2.21-3.1.el5 set to be updated - failure
robin-lists at robinbowes.com
Wed Jun 2 04:46:21 CDT 2010
On 02/06/10 10:23, Rainer Traut wrote:
> I know, Robin, I read your post and your workaround.
> The problem I have is that a - for years (!) working and still supported
> (1) - configuration is suddenly broken, without announcement.
Yes, that is not good and needs fixing ASAP.
> And citing Jeff Mendoza "because OMSA is 32-bit only and there is also
> some natively compiled stuff that uses libsmbios" there might be a
> chance that OMSA (the "some natively compiled stuff") breaks with your
All the workaround does is to make available the required i386 packages
that should be contained in the x86_64 repository. I see no reason why
this should break anything, and it appears to work just fine for me (I
upgraded 54 machines last night).
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