Learn how glibc version 2.33 will support reloading nsswitch.conf changes without having to stop and start your application.
The GNU C Library handles backward compatibility like a champ. Learn how to use compat symbols to control which version of glibc the linkers use.
An overview of the current nsswitch.conf behavior and a request for input on the future behavior of the name services switch interface in glibc.
Containers offer new testing opportunities, especially for foundational system software like GLIBC or tests that depend on system changes for exercising code paths