[sylpheed:33204] Re: 2.7.1 can't find libsylpheed?

Simon Effenberg savar at schuldeigen.de
Mon Sep 21 16:08:19 JST 2009

On Sun, 20 Sep 2009 21:40:32 -0700
Dennis Carr <dennisthetiger at chez-vrolet.net> wrote:

> When I build sylpheed 2.7.1 and run it, I get this error:
> sylpheed: error while loading shared libraries:
> libsylpheed-plugin-0.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file
> or directory
> Despite this, this library lives in /usr/local/lib.  
> What's going on?	
> -Dennis

"man ldconfig" says that it only looks under /lib and /usr/lib .. if
you want it to look for /usr/local/lib you should configure it
in /etc/ld.so.conf (or /etc/ld.so.conf.d/ in debian/ubuntu).

maybe you can first try:

$ LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/local/lib:$LD_LIBRARY_PATH /usr/local/bin/sylpheed


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