Shared Library problem

James Gray james at grayonline.id.au
Thu Apr 20 22:05:44 UTC 2006


On Fri, 21 Apr 2006 05:52 am, Daniel Carrera wrote:
> Simon Taplin wrote:
> > Error message:
> >
> > simont at Springboard:~$ amule
> > amule: error while loading shared libraries: libtiff.so.3: cannot open
> > shared object file: No such file or directory
>
> It looks like Ubuntu Breezy doesn't have "libtiff.so.3" and instead it
> provides "libtiff.so.4". Do a "locate libtiff.so" to check. On my system
> I see:
>
> $ locate libtiff.so
> /usr/lib/libtiff.so.4.1.3
> /usr/lib/libtiff.so.4
>
> So you can making a symbolic link:
>
> $ sudo ln -s /usr/lib/libtiff.so.4 /usr/lib/libtiff.so.3
>
> And pray that this works...

Don't forget to run "sudo ldconfig" again to update the library cache.

Cheers,

James
-- 
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