help! -- acroread failing to launch
4711 at chello.at
Thu May 6 18:04:58 PDT 2004
On Friday 07 May 2004 02:29, epilogue at allstream.net wrote:
> i recently uninstalled almost all of my programs, cleaned out the cruft,
> and re-installed only the programs i was actually using. +2Gb yay!
> well, since reinstalling acroread, i'm having problems getting it to run.
> i vaguely recall having the same issue, when i first installed the program
> many moons ago, but do not recall what to do to fix. here is the error
> > acroread
> /usr/local/Acrobat5/Reader/intellinux/bin/acroread: error while loading
> shared libraries: libXt.so.6: cannot open shared object file: No such file
> or directory
> > locate libXt.so.6
> i have tried with and without the following paths in my rc.conf file (with
> reboot, naturally).
> ldconfig_paths="/usr/lib /usr/lib/compat /usr/X11R6/lib /usr/local/lib
> /usr/local/lib/compat/pkg/ /u sr/compat/linux/lib /usr/compat/linux/usr/lib
> ldconfig_paths_aout="/usr/lib/aout /usr/lib/compat/aout
> /usr/X11R6/lib/aout /usr/local/lib/aout"
> this is the version i have installed:
> acroread-5.08 View, distribute and print PDF documents
> finally, the program was installed with portinstall, so all dependencies
> should also have been installed. i do have linux_base_8 installed
> *instead* of 7, but i fixed that dependency through pkgdb -Fu. (also, i
> have had it working this way in the past, so this shouldn't be the
> if anyone has any idea what might be wrong, please let me know.
If you want to run X11 applications, install the x11/linux-XFree86-libs port.
> thank you very much,
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