For questions, issues related to shared libraries, .so files and its manipulation in Ubuntu

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I was given a 64-bit LSB shared object, and told i should be able to run it, how?

I was given a file that was a alternative to a original, but i have no bloody idea how to run it, all i know is that the file given to me is a supposed to be ELF 64-bit LSB shared object, ...
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Installing a software changed the path to shared libraries

I have a limited knowledge of how linux works but I will try to explain my problem as clearly as possible. I recently tried to install wallch on Ubuntu 15.04 but I wasn't able to start it. When ...
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How to force library search path for an application (Not entire system)?

How could I override the library search path for an application? For example: I hope MyApplicantion to search libraries only from /usr/lib/mylib
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How to Fix error related to libicudata.so

I'm getting following error when invoking a binary file from command line: error while loading shared libraries: libicudata.so.55: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory I tried ...
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Bash script doesn't run from nautilus, but does run from terminal

Before I add more detail to my question, I have to say something very important: Yes my script has "Allow executing file as program" turned on The question itself: For programming reasons (shared ...
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pthread_kill(0,0) crashes

This is my first question here (as you can probably tell from the poor formatting of GDB's output below :^}, and this may not be the right forum ??... Using Ubuntu 14.04, calling pthread_kill(0,0) ...
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Error while loading shared library libz.so.1 while cross compiling for arm-linux

I'm trying to cross compile an opencv app on Ubuntu 14.04 to run on an ARM core. I can compile the open cv app fine on Ubuntu with g++ test.c -o test -I /usr/include/opencv -I /usr/include/opencv2 -L ...
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Where is libgtkhtml-2.so.0

I'm trying to run the program xtrkcad (for model railroading) and my attempt to run it runs into a missing library file libgtkhtml-2.so.0. Where can I find it?
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Error installing Steam on 14.04.03 (missing 32-bit libraries)

I have the Steam Launcher installed (installed via Software Center), when double-clicking the launcher the following is executed in the command window: Steam needs to install these additional ...
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Error startin up Rlinux

Please help, I am getting /usr/local/R-Linux/bin/R-Linux: error while loading shared libraries: librlin_linux_r.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory and I have no idea what ...
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add path directories for boost installation

I have installed boost_1.58_0 on my loptop's home directory. After some processes I faced to this message: The following directory should be added to compiler include paths: ...
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installing the newest LittleCMS library in 14.04

I use the rawtherapee package and the latest release requires the latest version LCMS2.7 . I found the code here. Shall I use it (if yes how?) or is there any other way?
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Unable to import gmpy

I am a beginner with ubuntu and python. As I try to import gmpy, I get the following error: import gmpy Traceback (most recent call last): File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module> ...
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Execution error with .so file

When running a server and trying to connect to a web socket I have an execution error: ./cameraserver: symbol lookup error: ...
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Cannot open shared object file:Error 62

Somehow my packages got broken while re-installing firefox. So I tried to do following sudo apt-get clean sudo apt-get autoclean I am getting following error and tried to install in different ...
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/usr/local/lib contains libraries which Aptitude reports aren't installed

I am trying to build a project that uses a specific library (SDL) on Ubuntu. The project uses old version of the library (libSDL-1.2). I've made mistake of installing the newest library but have since ...
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Setting up Samba Shares with users that have different read/write permisions

I have just set up a Samba Server and setting up my shares, I have a Media Share that looks like this in the config file. [Media] comment = Media path = /Media browsable = yes read only = no ...
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No static libraries in some packages

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 and installing tons of prerequisites in order to build some large libraries. I compiled lots of dependencies myself already, but would like to avoid compiling any more due to ...
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Coherence between package version and served files

Currently, I am trying to understand how distro maintainer build and choose names for their packages and there is (from my point of view) a lack of coherence for a specific package. Take the libzmq ...
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How to supply matching shared libraries to a self compiled program?

I have compiled a program on my own Ubuntu system. Now I want to run it on a foreign Ubuntu system with same architecture but slightly outdated shared libraries. How do I get the libraries from my own ...
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How to know from ldd command which library is missing?

When I run ldd -r binary_file I get something like this: libstdc++.so.6 => /usr/lib32/libstdc++.so.6 (0xf6d7a000) and this seems ok. However, I don't know what this line means, do I have the ...
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Telegram for Linux on Ubuntu MATE fails to load

When I loaded Telegram for Linux x64 on my install of Ubuntu MATE 15.04, I got a segfault. I looked up that issue, and it said to use the x86 version. When I did that, I got this error: ...
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mountall: error while loading shared libraries: libudev.so.0

I don't know how to fix this. My system won't even get past the loading screen. When I press F1 on the Ubuntu splash screen it shows me log with this message. mountall: error while loading shared ...
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error while running overfeat software in beaglebone black

In my beaglebone black I am trying to run overfeat software. But I am getting following error: root@beaglebone:/home/debian/overfeat# bin/linux_64/overfeat -f -l samples/database_a.jpg ...
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libMagicWand.so.5 cannot open shared object file?

After update to version Ubuntu 15.04 I have problems when I try to run emacs. emacs: error while loading shared libraries: libMagicWand.so.5: cannot open shared object file: No such file or ...
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'libstdc++.so.6: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory"

I tried to install apk file but I can't. /home/drmohammed/workspace/android/android-sdk-linux/platform-tools/ bash: /home/drmohammed/workspace/android/android-sdk-linux/platform-tools/: Is a ...
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Adding custom changes to the OpenBlas for Python

My question: How do I get Python to use my own compiled OpenBLAS version? Background The Theano install guide suggests that one should test that the BLAS library components associated are correctly ...
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“gl31.h not found, please install gl31.h” but libgles2-mesa-dev includes it

I recently changed my OS to Ubuntu to use some open source based on GCC compiler. However, after installing NVIDIA Cuda 7 and compiling Cuda 7 sample, I got this warning message: WARNING - ...
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Remove private shared libraries from Depends field in control

I'm using command debuild -b to package my application into a .deb. When it goes to run dh_makeshlibs, many shared libraries' names are added in debian/my-package/DEBIAN/shlibs. But some of them are ...
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How to package shared libraries into deb packages?

My application needs some shared libraries, say libabc.so.1.0. I need to package this shared libriary into my .deb. Where should I put it? And tell the application where to find it if libabc.so.1.0 ...
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blastn: error while loading shared libraries: libbz2.so.1

I've just installed the blast-2.2.30+ package; when I tried to run it, it threw the following error: blastn: error while loading shared libraries: libbz2.so.1: cannot open shared object file: No such ...
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Can't understand difference between liblapack3 and liblapack3gf

I need to install the lapack library in an ubuntu computer for linking to a code I am developing. I have been told to apt-get install liblapack3, but the only one I found is liblapack3gf. My list of ...
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faketime ld.so ERROR

I am receiving the following error when running faketime: ERROR: ld.so: object '/usr/$LIB/faketime/libfaketime.so.1' from LD_PRELOAD cannot be preloaded (cannot open shared object file): ignored. I ...
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GLIBCXX_3.4.20 not found, how to fix this error?

Whey I try to run the program Layout Editor (available on this site) on Ubuntu 14.04.1 64-bit LTS I get the following output in the terminal: $ layout layout: ...
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qt can't find GL/gl.h but libGL.so exists

I am running 64 bit Ubuntu 14.04. The compile error I am getting is: In file included from ../../../Qt/5.4/gcc_64/include/QtOpenGL/qgl.h:39:0, from ...
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How to run Qt app compiled&linked with Qt 4.8.4 on a system with integrated Qt 4.8.6

I wrote an application using Qt 4.8.4. Now I purchased a new PC and installed Kubuntu 14.10 based on Qt 4.8.6. To develop my application, I built Qt 4.8.4 from source using make install and that went ...
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Missing libcryptopp.so.6

I have an application that I need to run which is telling me that it cannot find libcryptopp.so.6. I have tried installing every package that I could find that has a change of installing it but ...
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Share LAMP between two Ubuntu installations in same drive

Two different Ubuntu installations in same GPT drive. Say Ubuntu 14.10 in /dev/sda3 and Kubuntu 14.10 in /dev/sda4. I'm running LAMP in both. Is there any way of sharing LAMP binaries between both ...
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Libjpeg not found

I have an binary program to run on ubuntu. It has shared object dependency. pmvs is the name of the program $ ldd pmvs linux-vdso.so.1 => (0x00007fff043c3000) libXext.so.6 ...
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How to tell a configure script the location of a library?

In Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS 64-bit I am installing MEEP. I already installed all the dependicies stated in the website; however although I set LDFLAGS and CPPFLAGS as indicated in the installation page the ...
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How do I restore these library paths/versions for libmount?

I'm still dealing with the ramifications of installing a util-linux version well in advance of Ubuntu Trusty, as given here: http://askubuntu.com/a/439065/129616 Specifically, libmount still looks ...
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Accidentally removed binutils linker (/usr/bin/ld)

I have accidentally removed the file /usr/bin/ld and now I can't compile my C programs any more. How can I re-install the linker from the repositories?
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How to view documentation for an installed library?

I installed doxygen and doxygen-doc. The man page for doxygen tells me to get doxygen-doc for more information. I found the doxygen-doc in my usr/share/doc, but its a compressed archive. So how can I ...
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The imported Shared library is not referring to the plugin

I have created a test.so file with a library linked with that (DijSDK.h) The Flow is test.so uses ---- DijSDK.h Which inturn calls ---- libsynthcam.so(plugin)file Now I am importing that .so file ...
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Witcher 2 missing library libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0

The events that led to this situation are as follows: I tried to run The Wither 2 on Linux from GoG.com and installed the dependencies (http://www.gog.com/game/the_witcher_2) using aptitude. I ...
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Unable to open shared libasound library, despite file existing

In attempting to revisit my childhood and play Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri again on Linux (something which I accomplished successfully a few years back), I've run into a stubborn error. The Loki port ...
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The linker cant find blas and atlas on ubunu 12.04

i have installed blas and atlas by the following commands sudo apt-get install libatlas-base-dev sudo apt-get install libopenblas-dev But I am using a library which internally make use of it, while ...
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How to install Xaw package with header files?

I'm having this error on Ubuntu 14.04: checking for X... libraries , headers /usr/include/X11/ configure: error: Cannot find required Xaw header file Box.h; PDCurses cannot be configured How can I ...
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Is there any open-source way to make a static from a dynamic executable with no source code availability?

Let me explain the problem with an example. I use some old program in my day to day work, like for example xfig and pdfedit. Now, these programs are quite old and not updated too often; my fear is ...
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Error while loading shared

I installed spotify, but when i tried to open it, it says: spotify: error while loading shared libraries: libudev.so.0: wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS64 I dont know what to do.