Now a Gnome Question

Joe Marcus Clarke marcus at
Tue Apr 8 20:06:22 PDT 2003

On Tue, 2003-04-08 at 23:07, Dragoncrest wrote:
> 	hehe.  I'm going to keep you guys busy with questions here it seems like.  :D
> 	When trying to load Gnome as the default window manager, I get this 
> error:  /usr/libexec/ /usr/local/lib/ 
> Undefined symbol "iconv_open"

This symbol comes from libiconv which certainly should have been linked
in with glib20.  I know the gnome2 package on 4.8-RELEASE was tested,
and it works.  I assume that's the one you're using?  You should be able
to fix this by rebuilding devel/glib20 from ports.


> 	The install is clean right out of /stand/sysinstall, so I know it wasn't 
> user issue that borked the install.  :)  I searched for information on 
> this, but came up with nothing.  KDE still loads fine as it's installed 
> side by side with KDE.  Any input would be welcome.  Thanks.  :)
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