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Old 01-21-2008, 07:49 AM   #1
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$ gimp Can't get gimp to launch

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/ 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, 08:24 AM   #2
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Try uninstalling/reinstalling gimp-libs (gimp-libs contains the file):

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

Old 01-21-2008, 07:35 PM   #3
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It worked. And kept my separate config.


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