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Old 01-21-2008, 06:49 AM   #1
tjcarol
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$ gimp Can't get gimp to launch libgimpmath-2.0.so.0:


I am running fedora 7
Have not made any system changes since I last used gimp, only regular yum updates.
Gimp was running fine, but now when I try launch it I get this error.
$ gimp
gimp: error while loading shared libraries: /usr/lib/libgimpmath-2.0.so.0: invalid ELF header
I tried uninstalling, rebooted and reinstalled but still get the same error.
Does anyone know what's up?
 
Old 01-21-2008, 07:24 AM   #2
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Hi.

Try uninstalling/reinstalling gimp-libs (gimp-libs contains the libgimpmath-2.0.so.0 file):

# rpm -e --nodeps gimp-libs
# yum install gimp-libs

Dave
 
Old 01-21-2008, 06:35 PM   #3
tjcarol
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It worked. And kept my separate config.
Thanks
 
  


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