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Check the change logs, there was a bug-fix update.
My box works fine and I'm up-to date (as of 12-22)
Wed Dec 22 19:50:57 PST 2004
d/automake-1.9.4-noarch-1.tgz: Upgraded to automake-1.9.4.
n/nfs-utils-1.0.7-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to nfs-utils-1.0.7.
n/openssl-0.9.7e-i486-2.tgz: Small in patch in Makefile.org to
prevent some symlinks that point to a library that doesn't exist.
Thanks to /i. for pointing that out!
hmmm... you should upgrade ( *manually*, i reckon swaret does NOT handle this "dependency" ) not only gtk+2,but also atk, pango and glib2 ( am i forgetting something ?!... dont think so... ) .... use "swaret --list -u" , if you like, to have a list of available upgrades... that way the gtk+2 applications ( should ) run ok.
I'm still having the same problem. I have tried rolling back GTK, removing all GTK packages and reinstalling, nothing will work. I still cannot use any GTK application (symbol lookup error: /usr/lib/libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0: undefined symbol: g_option_context_new) nor can I untar anything (bus error).
I stay pretty up-to-date with the slackware-current branch and was also having this problem after the [Tue Dec 21 19:07:25 PST 2004] update. The problem turned out to be related to the fact that I build KDE via Konstruct instead of using the Slackware packages. Konstruct appears to build it's own version of glib2 and I have "/opt/kde3.3/lib" before "/usr/lib" in my /etc/ld.so.conf, so apps end up using the KDE version of glib2 instead of the Slackware version. Now that I know this is happening, when I get time I'd like to figure out how to prevent Konstruct from building glib2 and just use the installed version. Any ideas?
Oh.... I forgot to mention that rebuilding KDE with the latest Konstuct (stable) fixed the problem in my case... as it now appears to build glib2-2.6.0 My guess is that others having the same problems may also have conflicting versions of glib2.