missing lib file

Jordon Bedwell jordon at envygeeks.com
Sun Jul 17 17:37:55 UTC 2011

On 07/17/2011 06:49 AM, R Kimber wrote:
> I'm trying to run a script that calls mplayer
> mplayer -cache 2048 -bandwidth 9999999 -playlist ""$URL"" -vc null -vo null
> -ao pcm:fast:waveheader:file="$NAME".wav
> but I get a message saying error while loading shared libraries:
> libgtk-1.2.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
> Synaptic says that libgtk1.2 has been has been obsoleted.
> Is there anything I can do to make the script work?

Uhm, either your OS or MPlayer is _really_ /really/ *really* out of date
GTK1 has been gone for quite some time.  It's now GTK3 (or pre-11.04) v2

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