Problem with libs in gnome during the upgrade 2.10->2.12

Gregory Nou gregorynou at
Tue Nov 8 11:12:10 PST 2005

Trey Sizemore wrote:
> On Tue, 2005-11-08 at 13:01 -0500, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
>>On Tue, 2005-11-08 at 12:55 -0500, Trey Sizemore wrote:
>>>On Tue, 2005-11-08 at 12:10 -0500, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
>>>>On Tue, 2005-11-08 at 13:44 +0100, Gregory Nou wrote:
>>>>>I'm having a problem with the upgrade of gnome.
>>>>>For example, I get this :
>>>>>===>   Running ldconfig
>>>>>/sbin/ldconfig -m /usr/X11R6/lib
>>>>>===>   Registering installation for libgnomedb-1.2.1
>>>>>===>   Returning to build of glade2-2.12.1
>>>>>Error: shared library "gnomedb-3.4" does not exist
>>>>>*** Error code 1
>>>>>The fact is, the gnome-update script uninstalled everything, and began 
>>>>>reinstalling everything, but it failed very early "thanks" to 
>>>>> which was actually or something like that.
>>>>>Now, I have many problems with those libs.
>>>>>Did I missed something ? And, more important, what should I do ? for the 
>>>>>moment, I just copied missing libs, to make it work, but I don't think 
>>>>>it is the right way to address the problem.
>>>>Your ports tree is out-of-date.  cvsup again, and make sure you're
>>>>cvsup'ing the ports-all module.
>>>I've upgraded my ports tree several times (most recently about 30
>>>minutes ago) and I'm still having problems with the upgrade.  An earlier
>>>e-mail from me to the list has my upgrade_script log attached.
>>There was nothing attached, and as I said, make sure you're cvsuping
>>ports-all, and you have nothing excluded.
> I have ports-all in my ports-supfile (nothing is shown as excluded).  I
> have attached the file (tarred & gzipped) again.
> Thanks.

cvsup'ing before installing a new package is always the first thing I do 
(Especially when it's written in the guidelines)
But, I also can say you that evolution was requiring 
evolution-data-server 1.3.something and in the cvsup I did a few minutes 
before trying the install of evolution, evolution-data-server was 
version 1.2.3_2. And that the libs I installed where those of the last 

BTW, I'm syncing on


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