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ld error while linking to SDL2

i'm struggling in the attept to compile c++ with SDL2. I've done as always: checkout the code (both from mercurial and libsdl.org) ./configure, make, sudo make install But it keeps to say: ...
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Creating a library for Ubuntu touch

I am a software developer that usually deals with Windows products (C#) and Android products (Java) and they both have a relatively easy was to write and use libraries across projects, C# having ...
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Newest version of a library

newbie here: how does it work, if Ubuntu currently features a certain version of a library but there is already a newer version of it at developer's site, do I have to wait for the next major release ...
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Ubuntu 64 bit Machinarium: error while loading shared libraries: libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0 [closed]

I just downloaded Ubuntu 13.10 final beta 64 bit and every program that I use work flawlessly with the exception of "Machinarium" a very cool flash game. The game doesn't have a .deb package and I ...
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how can I get /usr/lib32 on my 32-bit ubuntu?

how can I get /usr/lib32 on my 32-bit ubuntu ? This file is missing on my system.
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How to create a datagrid in GTK without GTK Sharp?

I would like to write a GTK program with a datagrid. However GTK Sharp is for the .NET Framework. Is there any non-.NET library or framework with a datagrid that I can use?
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Install boost version 1.40 from terminal

I am using a server running with Ubuntu 12.04 I want to install the boost libraries in it. I know sudo apt-get install libboost-all-dev will make the work done, but it installs the latest version ...
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Where does Ubuntu look for shared libraries?

When I run a process that links to a shared library at runtime (linked when the process starts, not linked later with dlload()), where does it look for that shared library (.so) file other than ...
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blender does not start after kernel update despite reinstall

Hi I recently updated my ubuntu 12.04.3 installation with the new kernel 3.8.0.30 After that blender did not start any more with the message that: /usr/lib/blender/blender: error while loading shared ...
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How do I install the latest development libraries of FFmpeg in my ubuntu?

I am about to install FFmpeg 2.0.1 (the latest version) in my Ubuntu. I already have the older dev libraries installed in my system. In the previous installation, I didn't build them from source. I ...
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What is the general procedure to install development libraries in Ubuntu?

I am having a pretty tough time installing the latest development libraries of SDL in my Ubuntu 12.04. Last year, I somehow managed to install libsdl 1.2-dev for Ubuntu. As far as I remember, I did it ...
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Libgmp3 not present

I need libgmp.so.3 to install GHC. However, installing libgmp-dev only installs libgmp.so and libgmpxx.so according to the installed files list. I have seen elsewhere people using symlinks, but this ...
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Unable to install CBLAS on Ubuntu (x-post from StackOverflow)

I am trying to install CBLAS on Ubuntu, and am, as far as I can see, following the instructions in the README file that came in the folder. When I do a 'make all', I get the following errors that I ...
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How to install Git in Lubuntu (APT is “Unable to locate package libcur14-gnutls-dev”)?

I've tried to install git to my laptop which runs lubuntu.I followed the pattern on git website and it says : To install Git, you need to have the following libraries that Git depends on: curl, ...
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Folder Inclusion/Streaming

Edited: When I used Windows - I used Nero Media Home Essentials 4 to stream my videos to my LG Bluray player. All I did was click "Add Share" and select my "Movies" folder - then it showed up on my ...
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WHY I am unable to install libboost-dev packages on ubuntu 12.04

I am working on OpenBTS project on my HP laptop using USRP1. To run this hardware I need to install its driver, but while doing so, it is saying libboost-dev packages are not going to install. I ...
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How do I install libXfixes.so.3 in Ubuntu 13.04 64bit?

A program reports this error: Error libXfixes.so.3: cannot open shared object file How can I resolve this? Thanks!
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Difference between installing libx:i386 and lib32x

There's a series of libs available in the Ubuntu repositories like lib32stdc++6 and lib32ncurses5. You can either install these on a 64 bit system, or go for installing libstdc++6:i386 and ...
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Missing shared libraries when using chroot

I'm attempting to use schroot to run a 32-bit application on a 64-bit Ubuntu (actually Lubuntu) Raring installation. I was successful creating the chroot populated by the following command: sudo ...
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missing libjpeg.so.62 from ia32 shared library

I am trying to install a chemical/molecular biology modeling program called Molsoft ICM-Pro. Initially after downloading the program and trying to open, it gave me error messages that I was missing ...
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iRODS request libodbcpsql.so

I'm trying to install iRODS on my Ubuntu system. I get an error when testing databases communications. ERROR: cllConnect: SQLConnect failed: -1 ERROR: cllConnect: SQLConnect ...
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Can I use libraries for my Ubuntu Touch app?

I have created an Ubuntu Touch app that uses .a libraries that I have written myself. Can I use those in Ubuntu Touch? If yes, where do I store them and how can I access them?
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How I can find actual using of package?

I need to find actual process or dependence on other library in running system for package by name. How I can realize it?
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Can't run program in Netbeans 7.3

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 and installed Netbeans 7.3 on it (not the Ubuntu version, directly from the website). I'm trying to run a basic C++ program that uses Allegro 5 but, even though it ...
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Pkg-config missing many pc files

I have been trying to compile gargoyle and keep getting the fallowing error. Package fontconfig was not found in the pkg-config search path. Perhaps you should add the directory containing ...
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aptitude dependency resolution issue when trying to install build-deps for openjdk-6

I am running into some kind of rather serious issue with resolving the dependencies if I try to install the build-deps for openjdk-6, as specified in the directions for compiling custom OpenJDK ...
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qtfm: error while loading shared libraries:

Install qtfm, on 12.04 but it would not open. Opening in a terminal yields this message: qtfm: error while loading shared libraries: libmagic.so.1: wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS64 How do I fix?
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proxychains LD_PRELOAD cannot be preloaded

Using proxychains to do apt-get update in ubuntu 12.04.2 sudo proxychains apt-get update gives following error ERROR: ld.so: object 'libproxychains.so.3' from LD_PRELOAD cannot be preloaded: ...
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problem install in boost lib

From how to install boost lib, I followed the solution but I was met with the following message: To add more information, I was trying to install the libs due to this thread I posted: python ...
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UnsatisfiedLinkError on xawt when running HEC-HMS.sh

I am a recent adopter of Linux and this problem has got me stumped. I use HEC-HMS and HEC-DSSVue for work on a regular basis. I have been using the widows versions in wine but they are really buggy. ...
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libdb4.8++ is no longer available

I'm trying to use QT-Creator to build a program and I get the message that libdb4.8++ is needed and is not available. I've tried to use libdb5.1 and libdb4.8 but it still asks for libdb4.8++ I'm ...
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Where are flex libraries located?

I find myself with a very weird problem in my hands. I wanted to install both flex (the fast lexical analyzer) and bison, and that's why I ran: sudo apt-get install bison flex The installation goes ...
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How Install gio-unix-2.28.0

When I was installing the application (libvirt-sandbox-0.1.2) I've got this message: configure: error: Package requirements (gio-unix-2.0 >= 2.28.0) were not met: No package 'gio-unix-2.0' found ...
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Difference between apt-get compilation and manual compilation from source

I am trying to replace manually a library for freeradius. On a one hand I installed freeradius with an apt-get install. There was a library "libfoo-2.0.4.so" (let's call it the lib(apt)). On the other ...
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How to install/update libnl-1.0pre8 (or later)

I was trying to share my laptop's internet over wireless to use as wi-fi in my android phone. After googling for some time I am now stuck here: ...
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Trouble installing libflann1.7-dev on ubuntu

I am trying to install libflann1.7-dev I have removed libflann1, so now I have no libflann at all. Next I ran: sudo apt-get install libflann1.7 which installed fine, I then try to install ...
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ldconfig: Path `/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu' given more than once

I'm running 12.10. I'm trying to run an application that needs libglut.so.3. I installed freeglut3 and I can see the library located in /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu. But when I run the application, it ...
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kubuntu - DrRacket 5.1.3 doesn't work well

I have ubuntu 12.04 with kde (latest version from ppa), I've installed DrRacket from repositories. It starts but I can't see menu, here is a picture: Do you know why? Do I miss some lib or it's a ...
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Unable to install libc6 specific dependencies

I am unable to install libc6 specific dependencies in Ubuntu 11.10. sudo apt-get -f install Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Correcting ...
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Where is my boost lib file?

I am using boost. I installed it using sudo apt-get install. Now I am unable to find my boost lib file on my filesystem. I want to include the path of the lib in my Qt project. grepping is taking too ...
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How to install lib1394 i386 (32bit) version on ubuntu 11.10 amd64

I have an old acquisition program for a firewire that seems to need the 32bits version of the library libraw1394.so . Some notes, about the problem: I think that the output of uname -m indicates ...
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Programming Opengl ES in Ubuntu

I want to program somthing using opengl es , i search software center for anything related and i found libgles1-mesa-dev , then i wrote a simple main program and included : #include ...
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How do I check the version of the Selenium API installed?

I want to check the version of Selenium API I am using. I tried googling it, but couldn't find out.
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How do I update an individual package without breaking future updates?

I'm on a LTS release and want it to remain LTS. However, I have an individual package called libmlx4-1 that I need to update to version 1.04 (i.e. libmlx4-1) . This is in the Ubuntu 12.10 (quantal) ...
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Error loading libGL.so.1

When attempting to run various pieces of software (notably Steam and Yenka), I have come across an error similar to this: error while loading shared libraries: libGL.so.1: cannot open shared object ...
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What is the path of libraries (samples, docs) setted up from Software Center of Ubuntu 12.04?

I installed OpenCV and its DOC and Samples from software center but I cannot find the them at anywhere. What is the certain location for all these at Ubuntu12.04
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Feasibility of Static Binaries

I am trying to figure out the implications of a distribution where static binaries are preferred over shared ones. For that purpose, I put together a small Scala shell script that 1) traverses /bin, ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 64bit no /usr/lib32/?

I am currently trying to setup wine properly in Ubuntu 12.10. The error that I am trying to fix is: p11-kit: couldn't load module: /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/pkcs11/gnome-keyring-pkcs11.so: ...
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I have problems to install Skype after a distro upgrade

I have numerous time updated the software center. Upgraded the system using sudo apt-get upgrade and also sudo apt-get update. Went through a lot of tutorials. Downloaded skype from there site. Tried ...
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Where to install libraries manually?

I want to install SFML (a free multimedia C++ API) on my Ubuntu system, which basically isn't a problem. But I wanted to know where I should store the files. I can see, that Ubuntu stores my C++ ...