Error: /lib/x8664-linux-gnu/ version `GLIBC2.28' not found


I've gotten this error a couple of times when trying to install things recently.

First was the latest versio of node.

And just now, Acorn.

Guessing I'm on a too old version of Mint. I am certainly due an upgrade.

Yeah, this would suggest so:

libc is pretty much the fundamental library for nearly all your programs and libraries. It's very central, and Mint won't offer an easy way of updating to a newer version of it without a distro upgrade.

I'll just bite the bullet and upgrade then.

Yup, Upgrading Linux Mint 19.3 to Linux Mint 20 seem to have sorted. I can run Acorn now anyway.

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