Re: Could not start kdeinit. Check your installation.
* Am Son, 08 Feb 2004 schrieb peter vdm:
> On Sun, 8 Feb 2004 08:09, Shaun Jackman wrote:
> > It looks like libfreetype6 is indeed the problem. It's funny I didn't
> > have this problem with kde 3.1.2 though.
> > startkde: Starting up...
> > kdeinit: relocation error: /usr/lib/libqt-mt.so.3: undefined symbol:
> > FT_Seek_Stream
> > startkde: Could not start kdeinit. Check your installation.
> > The culprit definitely seems to be libfreetype6, which I have
> > installed from testing because I am running Xfree86 4.2.1.
> > libfreetype6 2.1.7-2 install ok installed
> > libfreetype6 2.0.9-1 stable
> > libfreetype6 2.1.7-2 testing
> > libfreetype6/testing uptodate 2.1.7-2
> > So it seems kde 3.2 (from download.kde.org) conflicts with
> > libfreetype6 2.1.7-2. Is it possible to run Xfree86 4.2.1 and KDE 3.2
> > on the same system?
> > Please cc me in your reply.
> > Thanks,
> > Shaun
> I downloaded libfreetype6 2.0.9-1 from my mirror and just did dpkg -i and it
> was fixed :) and yes I am runngin XFree86 4.2.1 from backports.org with no
But then you can't run mozilla from backports.org which is very
annoying. Has anyone tried to recompile qt froms source with having
a new version of libfreetype installed? This should solve the
problem, shouldn't it?
And wouldn't it be sensible to include a dependency libfreetype
<=... in the qt package for kde 3.2 to prevent other people from
running into the same errors...