[ubuntu-uk] Seamonkey

John Taylor john.68taylor at btinternet.com
Tue Jun 26 12:02:04 BST 2007

Mark Jose wrote:
> On Tuesday 26 June 2007 11:14, John Taylor wrote:
>> Mark Jose wrote:
>>> On Tuesday 26 June 2007 10:47, John Taylor wrote:
>>>> Mark
>>>> I have GTK2 version from yesterdays download.
>>>> If I run
>>>> john at ubuntu:~$ ./seamonkey-installer
>>>> bash: ./seamonkey-installer: is a directory
>>>> john at ubuntu:~$
>>>>  what do I do now?
>>>> John
>>> try
>>>  john at ubuntu:~$ cd ./seamonkey-installer
>>> then
>>>  john at ubuntu:~$ ./seamonkey-installer
>>> Mark
>> Mark
>> Just the same as above!
>> John
> John,
> The message that seamonkey-installer is a directory means you would need to 
> enter the directory first, thus the cd ./seamonkey-installer command I 
> mentioned.
> If it still complains, then I would have a look at the seamonkey folder you 
> created and see what it contains. You should have, if you followed the 
> instructions from the Mozilla site, 
> A folder called seamonkey1.1.2, containing a folder called xpi, a 
> seamonkey-installer-bin and 5 other text type files, one of which is called 
> seamonkey-installer. That one is a shell script which is what we are trying 
> to get to work. 
Yes I have all above
> I would take a look at the folder called seamonkey1.1.2 and look around in 
> there - check that you have the various bits I mentioned. Once you find the 
> seamonkey-installer script, you could simply put the full path to it into a 
> command line eg
> sh /home/john/seamonkey1.1.2/seamonkey-installer/seamonkey-installer 
> or whatever the path is. In the example above, I am assuming that the script 
> is in a folder called seamonkey-installer, which is in the seamonkey1.1.2 
> folder.
Inserting this doesn't seem to do anything
> If it would help, feel free to email me off the list and I am happy to work 
> through it with you step by step if it would help.
> I am a little surprised that there isn't a version of seamonkey in the Ubuntu 
> repositories actually - but I did check and there doesn't seem to be. 
> Cheers,
> Mark
Not sure this helps..... but

./seamonkey-installer-bin: error while loading shared libraries: 
libstdc++.so.5: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

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