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Old 02-13-2005, 09:11 PM   #1
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xine problem after upgrade


after upgrade xine with

slackpkg upgrade xine

then is upgrade my xine (slackware-current) i am using slack 10 (fresh install and install mplayer, fontforge, etc by compiling

Code:
salahuddin@salahuddin66:~$ xine
xine: error while loading shared libraries: libidn.so.11: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
salahuddin@salahuddin66:~$

? should i uprade also
 
Old 02-13-2005, 09:47 PM   #2
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salahuddin_66,
libidn.so.11 is contained in the libidn-0.5.8 (atleast thats the version in current).
According to pkgtool, it does not contain libidn.so.11, but it does contain
libidn.so.11.5.1 . ( /usr/lib/libidn.so.11.5.1 )

Not sure, but you may try creating a symlink from libidn.so.11 to the existing libidn.so.11.5.1?

Once or twice I've had to do similar things in the past. Maybe its not the best idea, or
the proper way, but I do remember it working for me. If theres a better way, I'de like to
hear it myself incase I run into a similar situation again.
-tw
 
Old 02-13-2005, 11:26 PM   #3
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gr8 thanx


i just have to give "slackpkg install libidn" (the upgrade and reinstall command don't work for it)

now oky

any way if i wanna upgrade lib most of the time the slackpkg don't find the pkg then if i give "install" is it will create my sys prob!!

thanx
 
Old 03-09-2005, 09:09 PM   #4
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for anyone else with this problem, libidn-0.5.8 does solve the problem... it creates a sym-link "libidn.so.11" to libidn.so.11.5.1...
if you compile from source as I did since I couldn't find a slackware package, it will put the files in /usr/local/lib instead... just move everything in there to /usr/lib and you'll be fine...
 
  


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