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Old 07-08-2003, 11:31 PM   #1
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system crashed and burned


due to some bad ram modules ive been having random reboots, the last one klilled my system, when i do a startx i get

xauth: error while loading shared libraries: libxav.so.6:cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory
xauth: error while loading shared libraries: libxav.so.6:cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory
xauth: error while loading shared libraries: libxav.so.6:cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory
xauth: error while loading shared libraries: libxav.so.6:cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory
xauth: error while loading shared libraries: libxav.so.1:cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory
xauth: error while loading shared libraries: libxav.so.6:cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory


and then whenever i do anything with portage i get

Python2.2:error while loading shared libraries:libstdctt.so.5:cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory

anyone know whats going on?? i really dont wanna start over from stage1...although it might be good for timing agains the laptop that im buying...

im running a 2.5.74-mm2patched to 03+granularity but i also checked in on my 2.4.20-ck6 kernel and it gave me the same thing
 
Old 07-09-2003, 12:14 AM   #2
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Re: system crashed and burned

Quote:
Originally posted by watashiwaotaku7
due to some bad ram modules ive been having random reboots, the last one klilled my system, when i do a startx i get

xauth: error while loading shared libraries: libxav.so.6:cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory
xauth: error while loading shared libraries: libxav.so.6:cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory
xauth: error while loading shared libraries: libxav.so.6:cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory
xauth: error while loading shared libraries: libxav.so.6:cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory
xauth: error while loading shared libraries: libxav.so.1:cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory
xauth: error while loading shared libraries: libxav.so.6:cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory


and then whenever i do anything with portage i get

Python2.2:error while loading shared libraries:libstdctt.so.5:cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory

anyone know whats going on?? i really dont wanna start over from stage1...although it might be good for timing agains the laptop that im buying...

im running a 2.5.74-mm2patched to 03+granularity but i also checked in on my 2.4.20-ck6 kernel and it gave me the same thing
First try whereis libxav
and
whereis libstdctt
now it returns something like
/usr/lib/libxav.so.X where X may be any integer
just do
ln -s /usr/lib/libxav.so.X /usr/libxav.so.1
and do the same for
libstdtt
Now it should work
 
Old 07-09-2003, 01:14 AM   #3
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everything returns empty the libs are not there...in fact i think nearly all of my libs are gone i tried invoking mplayer and it returned libXi not found so i think i might just start over tomorrow
 
Old 07-10-2003, 01:46 AM   #4
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do rpm -qs python and tell me what happens!
 
  


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