just to follow up.
the problem for acedb binaries is solved after i re-installed the entire
RHE4 package. i previously left out some things that i thought my
machine 'obviously' did not need. still puzzled about why the problem in
the first place.
thanks for your help anyway.
Morten Hulden wrote:
> Raymond Lee wrote:
>>>> i'm trying to run acedb on my Xeon machine that runs Redhat Enterprise
>>>> uname gives : Linux iching.caltech.edu 2.6.9-11.ELsmp #1 SMP Fri May
>> 20 18:25:30 EDT 2005 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
>>>> i failed to run successfully either the static or dynamic 4.9.27/29
>> (non-server) binaries due to missing libraries, e.g. running static
>> binary 4.9.29 gives:
>>>> ./xace: error while loading shared libraries: libncurses.so.5: cannot
>> open shared object file: No such file or directory
>>>> but i do have that file here
>>> Is /usr/lib64 defined in /etc/ld.so.conf?
> Does running ldconfig help?
> Is /usr/lib64/libncurses.so.5 a symlink and does the real file (e.g.
> libncurses.so.5.4) exist?
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