[Acedb-soft] run acedb on EM64T

Raymond Lee raymond at caltech.edu
Tue Jul 19 16:09:46 EST 2005

Hi Morten,

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:
>> Hi,
>> i'm trying to run acedb on my Xeon machine that runs Redhat Enterprise 
>> x86_64
>> 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
>> /usr/lib64/libncurses.so.5
> 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?

Raymond Lee
raymond at caltech.edu
California Institute of Technology
Division of Biology 156-29
Pasadena, CA 91125
tel: 626.395.2687   fax: 626.395.8611

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