Library problems on fresh BETA 7

Jeremy Chadwick freebsd at
Mon Oct 11 14:59:35 PDT 2004

This is caused by the library version bump.  Using libmap.conf is a
more than suitable workaround.  Details:

Otherwise, install your packages remotely via FTP, and specifically use
the ports/i386/packages-5.3-release/ directory (instead of the one that
sysinstall is configured to use), or pkg_add -r.  Details:

| Jeremy Chadwick                                 jdc at |
| Parodius Networking               |
| UNIX Systems Administrator                   Mountain View, CA, USA |
| Making life hard for others since 1977.                             |

On Mon, Oct 11, 2004 at 02:52:21PM -0700, Sean McNeil wrote:
> On Mon, 2004-10-11 at 14:48, Pete Carss wrote:
> > after a minimal network install of BETA 7 - trying to run cvsup i get:
> > 
> > /libexec/ Shared object "" not found, required by 
> > "cvsup"
> > 
> > This was after installing cvsup-without-gui through /stand/sysinstall. 
> > I'm sure its fixed by now, I haven't had this problem with a machine 
> > that has stepped up from BETA2 to BETA7. As soon as I get cvsup fixed 
> > I'll probably find out that this is fixed...;-)
> I do not think it is fixed yet.  I just added a line to my
> /etc/libmap.conf to get around it.

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