Re: libpng problems--aka no icons
On Thu, Jan 03, 2002 at 01:50:03AM +0100, Laurent Rathle wrote:
> Le Lundi 31 Décembre 2001 19:58, Oliver Johns a écrit :
> > Just did a full upgrade to latest unstable packages. Then used
> > Bjoern Krombholz's fix:
> > dpkg --force-depends -r libpng2
> > ln -s /usr/lib/libpng.so.126.96.36.199 /usr/lib/libpng.so.2
> It seems that you can't make any upgrade after that. upgrade is blocked by
> the sofware needing libpng2.
Yes, i hoped the bug was getting fixed until the next update. ;)
> So I didn't remove libpng2 but I simply renamed
> the symlink libpng.so.2 in libpng.so.2.old and I made the symlink you
> mentionned (ln -s /usr/lib/libpng.so.188.8.131.52 /usr/lib/libpng.so.2). It works.
Really? Run ldconfig, this should change the so.2 symlink back to the real
184.108.40.206 library when libpng.so.2.x.x.x is found.