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Old 06-22-2004, 11:39 PM   #1
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quest for Qt 3.2 (aka, problems installing skype)

okay, i've been using linux for awhile now and can usually find what i need when i need it. also, i usually know what it acctually does. this time, however, i am stumped. i'm trying to install Skype on a mandrake 10 box and when i try to install the rpm i get the following message:

Some package requested cannot be installed:
skype- (due to unsatisfied qt[>= 3.2])
i have no idea where i can find qt. can anyone help me on this one?
Old 06-23-2004, 03:12 PM   #2
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try and sneak in through the back door ----- worked for me!!!!!
rpm -ivh --nodeps skype-

good luck.
Now i just need someone to call!
Old 06-24-2004, 12:15 PM   #3
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thanks, i thought that was kindof weird because when i install pearpc i always get it to use qt and it never has problems. thanks again
Old 06-26-2004, 07:25 AM   #4
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Another problem :(

I'm getting the following when I try to run the program:

$ skype
Engine::init invoked. user is
skype: relocation error: skype: undefined symbol: _ZN7QActionC1EP7QObjectPKc

Has anybody had this problem?



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