Re: Netscape & libXpm.so.4
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In article <Pine.GSO.3.96.980824145402.19052Afirstname.lastname@example.org>,
Kris.VanHulle@rug.ac.be (Kris Van Hulle) writes:
> I installed libc5 - still not working. Here some more information:
> The error is:
> /usr/local/netscape/netscape: can't load library 'libXpm.so.4'
> "ldd /usr/local/netscape/netscape" gives:
> libX11.so.6 => /usr/lib/libc5-compat/libX11.so.6 (0x40088000)
> libc.so.5 => /lib/libc.so.5 (0x40129000)
So this is a libc5 version of netscape. You need libc5 version of
> And "locate libXpm.so.4" gives me:
These are libc6 versions. libc5 versions would be in
/usr/lib/libc5-compat/ like libX11.so.6 shown above.
You need to install the xpm4.7 package (xpm4g is the libc6 package).
The same thing applies to libg++. libg++27 is the libc5 pacakge you
need. libg++272 is the libc6 version which you already have
installed. In both cases and in general, the package description
(shown in dselect) specifies whether a library packages is for libc5
or for libc6.
> So I seem to have everything Netscape needs, but it still doesn't work.
Not quite everything.. ;)
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