gnucash fails to execute now

Joe Marcus Clarke marcus at
Sat Aug 30 10:37:57 PDT 2003

On Sat, 2003-08-30 at 13:33, mpd wrote:
> Hi,
> Gnucash used to work, now it fails on startup w/:
> ERROR: In procedure dynamic-link:
> ERROR: file: "libgw-gnc", message: "can't close the module"
> I don't know what I did to set this off, but it happens now
> with both ver. 1.8.4 and 1.8.5. I even re-updated all my ports,
> just in case. Still no go.
> Any ideas?

Yeah, one of your binaries is still linked against a non existent
library (most likely gnugetopt).  To find out which one, do ldd
/usr/X11R6/lib/  Then you have to find out which library
imports that dependency, and rebuild it.


> I've found nothing regarding this error in the archives.
> I'm running 5.1-RELEASE.
> thanks,
> mike
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