gnucash will not install/run....
e.schuele at computer.org
Sat Oct 21 13:53:09 UTC 2006
On 10/20/06 14:44, Duane Whitty wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 19, 2006 at 02:37:18PM -0500, Eric Schuele wrote:
>> I'm having a terrible time with gnucash....
>> I portupgraded an enormous amount of stuff yesterday. The only big
>> problems I had were related to gnucash. I had cvsup'ed somewhere in
>> between important commits of the makefile apparently, and as a result
>> had some troubles (guppi, glade, gal, gtkhtml). I have since cvsup'ed.
>> But I am still having problems.
>> I have deinstalled it and reinstalled many times. I had it installed
>> and it would segfault. Then I decided to deinstall slib, slib-guile,
>> libltdl, guile, and gnucash. Then `make install` gnucash. Now I see
>> the following (which is similar to what I was seeing with the above
>> mentioned ports):
>> root# make install
>> ===> gnucash-1.8.12_4 depends on executable in : gmake - found
>> ===> gnucash-1.8.12_4 depends on file: /usr/local/bin/perl5.8.8 - found
>> ===> gnucash-1.8.12_4 depends on file: /usr/local/bin/intltool-extract
>> - found
>> ===> gnucash-1.8.12_4 depends on executable in : pkg-config - found
>> ===> gnucash-1.8.12_4 depends on shared library: guile.15 - found
>> ===> gnucash-1.8.12_4 depends on shared library: guppi.16 - found
>> ===> gnucash-1.8.12_4 depends on shared library: popt.0 - found
>> ===> gnucash-1.8.12_4 depends on shared library: ofx.3 - found
>> ===> gnucash-1.8.12_4 depends on shared library: gw-glib.0 - not found
>> ===> Verifying install for gw-glib.0 in /usr/ports/devel/g-wrap
>> ===> g-wrap-1.3.4,1 depends on package: slib-guile>0 - not found
>> ===> Verifying install for slib-guile>0 in /usr/ports/lang/slib-guile
>> ===> Installing for slib-guile-3a3_3
>> ===> slib-guile-3a3_3 depends on file:
>> /usr/local/share/slib/require.scm - found
>> ===> slib-guile-3a3_3 depends on executable in : guile - found
>> ===> Generating temporary packing list
>> ===> Checking if lang/slib-guile already installed
>> ===> slib-guile-3a3_3 is already installed
>> You may wish to ``make deinstall'' and install this port again
>> by ``make reinstall'' to upgrade it properly.
>> If you really wish to overwrite the old port of lang/slib-guile
>> without deleting it first, set the variable "FORCE_PKG_REGISTER"
>> in your environment or the "make install" command line.
>> *** Error code 1
>> Stop in /usr/ports/lang/slib-guile.
>> *** Error code 1
>> Stop in /usr/ports/devel/g-wrap.
>> *** Error code 1
>> Stop in /usr/ports/finance/gnucash.
>> root# cd /usr/ports/lang/slib-guile/
>> root# make deinstall
>> ===> Deinstalling for lang/slib-guile
>> ===> slib-guile not installed, skipping
>> Why does it seem to think slib-guile is already installed?
>> In any case if I do as it asks and set FORCE_PKG_REGISTER... then it
>> However, when I run it, it immediately segfaults. No output. Nothing.
>> It was working fine before I portupgraded everything so I am assuming
>> there is something wrong in my setup.
>> I did read /usr/ports/UPDATING and did not see anything gnucash
>> specific. The 20061014 entry does probably apply to me in general. So
>> I tried the instructions and well... portupgrade did not work for me, as
>> I (embarrassingly) do not understand `portupgrade -rf pkg-config\*`.
>> The "pkg-config\*" must certainly be replaced with something... but I do
>> not know what. Might this be the root of my problems?
>> Can anyone provide pointers on where I can start looking for a
>> misconfiguration of some sort?
>> Anything else I can supply that would be of use?
> Hi Eric,
> pkg-conf is a GNOME app.
> Does doing a pkg_info|grep pkg-conf
> return anything? If it does then
> portupgrade -rfv pkg-conf\* will upgrade
> anyversion of pkg-conf you have installed.
The above resulted in the following:
[Updating the pkgdb <format:bdb1_btree> in /var/db/pkg ... - 321
packages found (-0 +1) . done]
** Listing the failed packages (*:skipped / !:failed)
! devel/libsigc++20 (libsigc++-2.0.17_1) (install error)
! print/gimp-print (gimp-print-4.2.7_2) (coredump)
* devel/glibmm (glibmm-2.12.2)
* textproc/libxml++26 (libxml++-2.14.0)
* graphics/cairomm (cairomm-1.2.2)
* graphics/gimp (gimp-2.2.13_1,1)
* x11-toolkits/gtkmm24 (gtkmm-2.10.1)
---> Packages processed: 168 done, 1 ignored, 5 skipped and 3 failed
Did you have similar results?
> How about pkg_info|grep gconf
> On my system many of my apps had both run
> and build dependencies on this. Try
> portupgrade -rfv gconf\*
> will upgrade any version of this you have
> installed. I had several apps segfault due
> to this.
I might still give the above a try (as I have no other better ideas),
but it looks redundant. gconf* and everything that depend on them were
portupgraded by the above command. But as I said... I've no better
ideas at this point. And I need my gnucash back.
> I hope this helps in some way as I have just been
> through my own tribulations (probably my own fault :) ).
> Best Regards,
> Duane Whitty
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