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Can't run Second life firestorm viewer (32bit) in ubuntu 64 bit

I'm trying to install a Second Life client called Phoenix Viewer. On the first attempt, I got a message about X errors. I searched the net all I could see to fix 32 bit apps and run them under 64 ...
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liblapack.so file

I want to run a matlab code in ubuntu 12.04 in which error is coming that liblapack.so shared library file is missing. How to get this file installed and from where can I get this file.Please help me ...
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How to manage libstdc++.so.6: wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS64 at computer cluster [closed]

I have a problem with the libstdc++.so.6 library when I execute a program in MATLAB. The code works fine on my laptop and my desktop, which is why I'm sure the problem is a library or linking ...
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Shared library not loading. Loading only under root

I have an executable that requires a shared library that resides in /opt/... folder. I have included the path in LD_LIBRARY_PATH under /etc/environment and updated it using source /etc/environment. ...
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How to tackle “libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.14' not found” without upgrading the whole OS

I'm trying to run an application on ubuntu 11.10 64bits. When I do ldd it tells me that /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.14' not found I know what causes this problem and reading ...
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Why is the library's linker name only in the -dev package?

Take a package like sqlite3: http://packages.ubuntu.com/lucid/i386/libsqlite3-0/filelist http://packages.ubuntu.com/lucid/i386/libsqlite3-dev/filelist Note that the linker name ...
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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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LD_LIBRARY_PATH specification

I have problem: NetBeans can't open libcudart.so.5.0 when I do RUN, though there is no problem from commandline. is this :: here root@comp:# echo $LD_LIBRARY_PATH ...
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netbeans cannot open shared library during RUN command

I have issue with NetBeans: everything worked fine but I've just tried to run my CUDA programs on Linux Ubuntu 12.10 in NetBeans and I get error: dist/Debug/GNU-Linux-x86/my_cuda_1: error while ...
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“error while loading shared libraries: libjpeg.so.9: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory”

I just built libjpeg and installed it. I'm trying to my program, it successfully builds, but shows this message when executed: error while loading shared libraries: libjpeg.so.9: cannot open shared ...
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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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Why am I getting 'file not found' when trying to run CEWE Fotobuch / Kruidvat fotoservice on my 64 bit system?

When I install the CEWE Fotobuch (rebranded as "Kruidvat fotoservice" in the Netherlands) software on my 64 bit system, the application does not start. Instead, I'm getting a 'file not found' error. ...
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How to package shared library in deb packages

My application uses some shared libraries, which i need to package with the binary, and as per Debian Policy Rules It is recommended that supporting files and run-time support programs that do not ...
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Library Installation

To clear my doubt consider I am installing an application 'something' from the software centre. 'something' depends on a library 'libx' whose version is x.0.2. So it gets installed. Now I want to ...
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How can I re-order LD_LIBRARY_PATH?

How can I re-order LD_LIBRARY_PATH? Edit: I'm interested in LD_LIBRARY_PATH because I have this problem: I can't update, upgrade and remove my app from kubuntu and one of the error is due to ...
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Does a file reported as “not a dynamic executable” by 'ldd' depend on other libraries?

Just making sure I got this right - I call ldd /path/to/executable and it returns "not a dynamic executable". This means that it doesn't depend on other libraries, correct? If so, does it mean that ...
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compiling a shared library

I'm doing a 64-bit rewrite of some code I wrote that implements a novel approach to genetic algorithms that I want to turn into a shared library exclusive to Ubuntu using code::blocks/gcc. I have ...
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how to downgrade from 13.04 to 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to roll back Ubuntu to a previous version? I am new to Ubuntu and had a update pop up and said yes without looking at it and now I am at 13.04. I don't have any ...
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Library missing for executable file

There's an executable I downloaded onto my Ubuntu 10.04 and I can't run because it's missing a library. I have also tried compiling the source with CMake. This is my Terminal output: ...
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Steam: error while loading shared libraries: libGL.so.1: wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS64

After Nvidia driver installation when I try to run Steam I am getting this error: steam: error while loading shared libraries: libGL.so.1: wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS64 I found this question and one ...
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error while loading shared libraries libSDL-1.2.so.0

I am trying to install ioquake on my ubuntu server. When I try to run it, I get this message: # ./ioquake3 ./ioquake3.x86_64: error while loading shared libraries: libSDL-1.2.so.0: cannot open ...
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Application trying to use the wrong shared library

I'm having a problem with a program (quartus) running on my ubuntu machine. I'm getting the following error. quartus: symbol lookup error: /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/libXi.so: undefined symbol: ...
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Can't launch Nautilus

I'm unable to launch Nautilus. If I launch it from a Terminal, it says: nautilus: error while loading shared libraries: libunity-protocol-private.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such ...
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Music player with auto library refresh?

is there any music player with the ability to auto-refresh it's contents, when a song is added in it's library directory manually? like, if i add a song on my iTunes library on my Mac OS partition, ...
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Installing Matlab 2012a (32-bit) in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS java problem

This is my first posting here, so please be gentle. I am having a problem installing Matlab 2012a (32-bit) in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have trawled around the web and have seen similar problems reported, ...
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Setting LD_LIBRARY_PATH before running an app from a terminal has no effect

I have several builds of an application on my system (a dev build and many older released builds). When I'm trying to run an older release, the system invariably picks up the dynamic libraries from ...
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How are .so files used in Ubuntu

I am very new to Linux and Ubuntu and I have ported my simple game engine to linux. The engine is in a .so file and is linked to the executable. I am unable to run my executable because it says that ...
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Why doesn't LD_PRELOAD “v4l1compat.so” work with 64-bit Skype? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Skype video not working after upgrade from 11.10 to 12.04 I am trying to troubleshoot my webcam and make it work with skype. One workaround that is often suggested is ...
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Why can't my installer load the “libglib-2.0.so.0” shared library?

I have to install an agent software for my college intranet. They provide this .bin file as the installer file. I type ./file.bin after going to the right directory. It says error while loading ...
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gm3u app needs libgnomeui.so.32 - how do I install it?

I have an music app that reports the following when I run it gm3u: error while loading shared libraries: libgnomeui.so.32: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory I can't seem to ...
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How do I get Ubuntu to look somewhere for library files?

I have installed OpenMPI and a package called CVODE onto my Ubuntu system, which is running in a virtual machine (using VirtualBox). There was one problem which was worked around by copying some ...
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Why can't my program find the libraries in “/usr/local/lib”?

I'm on Ubuntu 10.10, and I've just upgraded opencv to 2.4.2. The problem is that each time I open a new shell and try to compile and run, it compiles but doesn't run due to the following error: ...
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How do I find what version of libc my application links to?

When building an application using g++, I am not explicitly passing the libc library as a library to link to in the same way you would for other libraries (like passing -lpthread for example). I know ...
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Are libc versions tied to kernel versions?

After reading the answers to my previous question I have come to the conclusion that an answer to the following question is what I was actually looking for: Does a particular version of the kernel ...
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Find version of development library from command line?

I installed the c++ boost development libraries using Ubuntu software centre. The problem is that it was quite a long time ago and I cannot remember where they are installed nor what version they ...
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How can i install Skype without ia32-libs?

How can I Install Skype without ia32-libs? The libraries provided by ia32-libs crash my 64-bit "Second Life" game.
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Removing Samba Error

I am having a problem with Samba package. So I did the following to remove it, and got some errors. # sudo apt-get --purge remove samba-common Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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How to fix Java problem installing Matlab 2012a (64-bit) in Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bit)?

I am trying to install Matlab 2012a (64-bit) in Ubuntu 12.04LTS (64-bit). I have installed Java 7. My Java version is: sabyasachi@sabyasachi-ubuntu:~/Downloads/R2012a_UNIX$ java -version java version ...
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Problems with Eclipse and Android SDK

I installed Eclipse, openjdk6 and downloaded and extracted the sdk manager file. Now, When I created an Android project I got the following error: 2012-06-06 18:44:40 - contactManager] ...
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Why no library files installed for google test on 12.04?

The libgtest-dev package seems only install header files to the system, but not the static and dynamic libraries which should be installed under /usr/lib. Is it a bug?
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Shared libSDL library fails to open

I'm having an issue with a shared library called libsdl. What I'm trying to do actually is to start up a game engine called GCCG (Generic Collectible Card Game). All the necessary packages were ...
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How do I fix this error I get when trying to run DS9?

ds9: error while loading shared libraries: libXss.so.1: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory Please help to fix the error. My ds9 is in /usr/local/bin/ds9
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Is gcc portable between all 64 bit linux machines

I'm doing work remotely by connecting to a Linux terminal with ssh. The machine I'm connecting to is a 64 bit x86 Linux machine. My computer is also 64 bit Ubuntu machine with an x86 processor. I ...
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How to remove lesstif and install Open Motif?

We are having some problems with the LKB installation on Ubuntu http://moin.delph-in.net/LkbFaq and the solution posted on the FAQ site says: "The LKB interaction window appears but none of the menus ...
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Error trying to run GCCG while loading shared libraries: libjpeg.so.62: cannot open shared object file

I'm trying to run GCCG (a multiplatform implementation of a card game engine) on my Ubuntu 12.04 x86_64, but I always get the following error: ./ccg_client: error while loading shared libraries: ...
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When will the API/X11 be completed?

Okay, before I get into the guts of it, I'm vastly aware that Gtk and Qt are marvelous frameworks from which to work with. In fact, I have no qualms with either. That being said, does anyone know of ...
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/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lustdio

So, I'm compiling a program from source, and the compilation fails when it tries to link "libustdio.so": /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lustdio I'm pretty sure that its part of the ICU library, which I ...
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shotwell 0.12 shared library error [closed]

i installed shotwell 0.12 like so via its official ppa sudo add-apt-repository ppa:yorba/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install shotwell and when i tried to run it via dash it didn't start. i ...
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I want to install libssl.0.9.8

I'm trying to install utorrent program, and when I execute the program I get ./utserver: error while loading shared libraries: libssl.so.0.9.8: cannot open shared object file: No such file or ...
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How to install 32-bit version of libstdc++.so.6 on a 64 bit machine

I need to install the 32-bit version of libstdc++.so.6 on a 64 bit Ubuntu 8.04.2 server. when i tried apt-get install ia32-libs, it says root@devserver:~/downloads# apt-get install ia32-libs ...