Re: [isabelle] RC3 startup problem on Scientific Linux
On Sun, 20 May 2012, Bill Richter wrote:
Which version of Scientific Linux do you have?
I don't know how to figure that out. I tried this:
(poisson)richter> uname -a
Linux poisson.math.northwestern.edu 2.6.32-220.4.1.el6.x86_64 #1 SMP Mon Jan 23 17:20:44 CST 2012 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
Does that say SL version 2.6?
Which version of libc is it? E.g. what is the symlink:
/lib/libc.so.6 -> libc-2.11.1.so # Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
2.6 is the Linux kernel version. From the date it is probably SL 5.x, see
Anyway, I have convinced myself that there is nothing special about
Scientific Linux, it is just another RHEL derivative. Current 6.2 works
out of the box with Isabelle2012-RC3.
Note that Wikipedia has this laconic comment on SL:
The name Scientific Linux is actually a misnomer, in that it does not
contain scientific software and was named instead for the labs that make
This archive was generated by a fusion of
Pipermail (Mailman edition) and