"While it's lost amid all the hoopla about the recent kernel
upgrade, the library transition is turning out to be painful for
both Linux packagers and end users alike."
"With more than one version of libc circulating, users must make
sure that their software uses the same libc as their Linux version.
And software developers have to make sure their products can run
with the various libc versions."
"... while most free software can be recompiled for your system,
commercial software and other programs that are supplied only in
binary form have a problem."
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