Shared object "" not found

Brian A. Seklecki bseklecki at
Mon Mar 19 22:15:08 UTC 2007

Reinstall gettext from ports as root.  Rebuild your shells that are
linked against it.

Like, ldd /usr/local/bin/bash and see if it's looking for an old
version.  Maybe a temporary symlink for now?


On Mon, 2007-03-19 at 18:04 -0400, Gerard Seibert wrote:
> FreeBSD-6.2
> After booting up my system, I receive an error message:
> Shared object "" not found
> This file should be in /usr/local/lib, but it isn't. I have no idea why.
> I can now only log in as root. Since I am not sure where this file even
> came from, I don't know how to replace it.
> I assume I don't have to reinstall the OS (I hope) so where do I go from
> here?
> Thanks!
Brian A. Seklecki <bseklecki at>
Collaborative Fusion, Inc.

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