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Old 07-17-2005, 03:40 AM   #1
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amarok wont start in Slackware

I installed amarok using the package from I then installed the musicbrainz libraries from source. Now when I started amarok, I got the wizard and got somethings configured until it closed. I tried to start it in konsole but it gave me this:
amaroK: [Loader] Starting amarokapp..
amaroK: [Loader] Don't run gdb, valgrind, etc. against this binary! Use amarokapp.
amarok: BEGIN: App::App()
amarok:   BEGIN: EngineBase* EngineController::loadEngine(const QString&)
amarok:     [PluginManager] Plugin trader constraint: [X-KDE-amaroK-framework-version] == 5 and [X-KDE-amaroK-plugintype] == 'engine' and [X-KDE-amaroK-name] != 'void-engine' and [X-KDE-amaroK-rank] > 0
amarok:     [PluginManager] Plugin trader constraint: [X-KDE-amaroK-framework-version] == 5 and [X-KDE-amaroK-plugintype] == 'engine' and [X-KDE-amaroK-name] == 'void-engine' and [X-KDE-amaroK-rank] > 0
amarok:     [PluginManager] Trying to load: libamarok_void-engine_plugin
amarok:     PluginManager Service Info:
amarok:     ---------------------------
amarok:     name                          : <no engine>
amarok:     library                       : libamarok_void-engine_plugin
amarok:     desktopEntryPath              : amarok_void-engine_plugin.desktop
amarok:     X-KDE-amaroK-plugintype       : engine
amarok:     X-KDE-amaroK-name             : void-engine
amarok:     X-KDE-amaroK-authors          : (Max Howell,Mark Kretschmann)
amarok:     X-KDE-amaroK-rank             : 1
amarok:     X-KDE-amaroK-version          : 1
amarok:     X-KDE-amaroK-framework-version: 5
QObject::connect: Cannot connect Engine::Base::statusText( const QString& ) to (null)::shortMessage( const QString& )
QObject::connect: Cannot connect Engine::Base::infoMessage( const QString& ) to(null)::longMessage( const QString& )
amarok:   END__: EngineBase* EngineController::loadEngine(const QString&) - Took 0.02s
amarokapp: symbol lookup error: amarokapp: undefined symbol: _ZN11KSystemTray9setPixmapERK7QPixmap
What is this? How can I fix this?
Old 07-17-2005, 05:16 AM   #2
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That's a binary incompatibility issue. In other words: Your amaroK package was made for a different kdelibs/qt version.

Get another package or build amaroK from source. We recommend using the latest 1.3-beta2 release.


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