Problem with running acroread8/linux-nvu

Boris Samorodov bsam at
Thu Mar 12 23:38:00 PDT 2009

On Fri, 13 Mar 2009 04:56:28 +0530 Manish Jain wrote:

> I am running FreeBSD7.1 on an x86 system. When I try to run acroread8
> or linux-nvu, both fail with the following error message :

> error while loading shared libraries: cannot open
> shared object file: No such file or directory

> Interestingly, 'locate' gives the output :
> /usr/local/lib/

> So I copied /usr/local/lib/ to /usr/compat/linux/lib.

> Now I get the following message when I try to run acroread8 :
> error while loading shared libraries: /lib/ ELF
> file OS ABI invalid

> Can somebody please help me out ? Thanks in advance.

Hm, this is a third question at thre last three days. Epidemy? ;-)

To the OP: please, search archieves of this list for the last three
days and you'll find your answer.

Boris Samorodov (bsam)
Research Engineer, Telephone & Internet SP
FreeBSD Committer, The Power To Serve

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