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libssl.so.10: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

Im trying to use twoBitToFa, which is a small program released by the University of California Santa Cruz, that uncompresses large genome files and I get this error: error while loading shared ...
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Hello World! What kinds of resources have been released for the average OS prototyper? [closed]

I've been working on an experimental OS concept, and I'd like to use Ubuntu as a base for the prototype. Its been awhile since I've delved (last OS of Ubuntu I've worked on was 14.04) to the world of ...
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How can I find the reference manuals of the installed libraries?

At the Software Center I installed a Reference manual of a library (for example the GNU Scientific library (GLS)) but I don't know how to find that reference manual. I also tried: $ ldconfig -p | ...
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How can I run an c/c++ program that use GNU Scientific Library (GSL)?

I'm trying to run 2 simple examples in c/c++ using the GNU Scientific Library. That are the codes: 1st: An Example Program #include <stdio.h> #include <gsl/gsl_sf_bessel.h> int main ...
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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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how to install libmwil8n.so library in ubuntu 14.04

I have to do some computational analysis with MATLAB and every time i run the scrips i am incurring following error dev@dev-OptiPlex-780:~/Documents/matlab/megconnectome-3.0/bin$ ./hcp_anatomy.sh ...
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14.04 - can't find libjava.so

I am trying to run Java 2 on Ubuntu 14.04 x64 with the latest updates. The reason I am trying to do this is because I have a really old API that was built java 2. And no its not compatible with the ...
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another /lib question: domain wide lib folder

my intention here is not to create another duplicate thread similar to what is the difference between different 'lib' folder in ubuntu I have a cluster of machines, all running either Ubuntu ...
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Critical error while loading shared libraries

I have been upgrading the libpcre libraries and I do not know how but now the system displays the following error: ls: error while loading shared libraries: libpcre3.so.3: cannot open shared object ...
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Installing libexpat0 instead of libexpat1

I'm trying to run BitWise IM on Ubuntu but every time I run the program I get the following message: ./BitWise: error while loading shared libraries: libexpat.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No ...
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Vim refuses to start with “error while loading shared libraries: libperl.so.5.14” after upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04

After I upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 vim refuses to start, showing the following error: vim: error while loading shared libraries: libperl.so.5.14: cannot open shared object file: No such file or ...
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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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Unable to start sublime text

I had been using Sublime Text 2 with no issues. I installed IDLE and now I'm unable to start Sublime Text. I tried uninstalling IDLE, but Sublime Text is still not starting. Here's the error: Unable ...
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/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lGL

I'm trying to compile Alephone on Ubuntu 14.04, but I'm getting the issue that -lGL isn't found. Running whereis libGL.so returns nothing, even though I've installed libgl1-mesa-dev, mesa-common-dev, ...
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How to install dependencies of a program

I am trying install a program named Teletalk 3G in my ubuntu 15.10. However there seems to be some dependencies missing, so i ran the "ldd" command to see which dependencies were missing. I got these ...
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dlopen cannot find library in /usr/local/lib, but finds a symlink to it

I have built and installed LLVM 3.7 locally into /usr/local/lib: > ls -alh /usr/local/lib/libLLVM-* lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 14 Feb 15 20:59 /usr/local/lib/libLLVM-3.7.1.so -> libLLVM-3.7.so* ...
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shared library search

How to run GLESSample program to use libEGL.so, libGLESv2.so files from GLES_SDK_v31/lib directory. I symlinked them to GLES_SDK_v31/sample/bin. When run it loads mesa versions. ...
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Undefined references compiling clang tutorial on 14.04.2

I tried to compile the code from clang's libtooling tutorial (section "Put it together"). Compiling works: g++ `llvm-config-3.5 --cxxflags` -fno-rtti -c test.cpp -o test.o I got undefined ...
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How to install libevent 2.1 in Ubuntu wily

A program failed with undefined symbol: evutil_secure_rng_set_urandom_device_file which is a function in libevent 2.1. The current version in wily seems to be 2.0.5 (as of apt-cache search ...
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how to fix libwayland missing in Ubunutu 12.04

hi how can i resolve this error message saying error while loading shared libraries: libwayland-client.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory. i tried installing ...
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How to prevent shared library loading error after installing a new package

I'm developing an application on Linux Mint 17.1 Cinnamon in Qt, which uses openCV 3.0.0 and OpenMesh 3.2 My problem is whenever I install a new package on the system, I can't run the application ...
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Error While Loading Shared Libraries (libGLU.so.1)

I am trying to run Chamsys MagicQ on Ubuntu 12.10 with 64bit AMD processor. This is what it tells me when I try to run the program. ./magicq: error while loading shared libraries: libGLU.so.1: ...
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OpenCV using Code::Blocks, shared library errors

I've installed openCV and followed these steps to configure my Code::Blocks. I am getting these errors: By the way: I've tried ldconfig and creating a opencv.conf file through this.
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apt-get not work and putty not connect

When I want to login to ssh by putty show me this errors: Connection refused and when I connect to Ubuntu via VNC when I login I see this errors: apt-config: error while loading shared libraries: ...
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/usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/libstdc++.so.6: version `GLIBCXX_3.4.19' not found

I'm building a program in a VM then deploying to another machine. This has been working for some time. Today I've started receiving this error message when I attempt to execute my program: ...
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Mupen64plus not dlopen() ing mupen64plus-video-glide64mk2.so

I am running Lubuntu 15.10 on my machine currently and happen to notice something strange happening with a Mupen64Plus graphics plugin. Upon running the program, I get a strange error message ...
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How to install library files

I installed skype translting software CLOWN FISH in linux(ubuntu 14.04 LTS). But it was not working properly. In the clown fish website they have specified required library files for the proper ...
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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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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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How do I resolve a “Cannot open shared object file libudev.so.0” error?

Trying to run Game Dev Tycoon on Ubuntu 64. It asks for the above object. I ran sudo apt-get install libudev1:i386 and it came back already installed. I have /lib/i386-linux-gnu/libudev.so.1 but no ...
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How to remove libglew1.10 without killing ubuntu desktop

I am on Ubuntu 14.04. If I do sudo apt-get remove libglew1.10 ubuntu-desktop and unity will be removed, I accidentally do it once and I had to go to recovery mode to reinstall everything back. I ...
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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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Installing 32bit app on 64bit Ubuntu 15.10

I tried to install 32bit linux app (Cadsoft Eagle) on 64bit Ubuntu 15.10 via terminal. This was the result: error while loading shared libraries: libssl.so.0.9.8: cannot open shared object file: No ...
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Portable Batch System

I am working in a server (I am not the admin) where I must run jobs in .pbs format so I can disconnect my computer while a job is running. The problem is that I cannot run in .pbs format the same ...
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squeak: could not find any display driver

I am building the vm for squeak on Ubuntu 14.04 32-bit. It is failing to call entry points to libraries, whether these libraries are statically linked or loaded or not loaded. I have been doing some ...
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Cannot run cmake from QtCreator [duplicate]

QtCreator shows me this error message and asks me to browse for and select a cmake executable: /usr/bin/cmake: error while loading shared libraries: libgssapi_krb5.so.2: cannot open shared object ...
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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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when I use matlab command , matlab does not open rather it shows this error

When I use the matlab command, matlab does not open but it shows this error: What is the problem and how can I fix it?
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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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libpng16.so.16 not found - how to get it?

I have recently attempted to install mupen64plus on my Lubuntu machine. After doing this command: sudo apt-get install mupen64plus the install proceeds without error and everything sets up ok. But ...
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Why/How is it possible to copy 32 bit librarys form Ubuntu to an ARM machine?

This is not too ubuntu specific but kind of. I wanted to setup a dedicated game server for Don't Starve together which is only avaiable in 32 bit. I installed it on ubuntu and it worked perfectly ...
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shared lib libmp.so.3 not found

I am trying to run the software Synopsys-Sentaurus on x64 machine with Ubuntu 15. I get the error "unable to open shared lib libmp.so.3..." the libg gmp seems to be installed. Any help is welcome, ...
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cannot start freefilesycn after update to version 7.6

I updated my FreeFileSync-installation recently to version 7.6. After doing this I'm not able to start FFS anymore with this error ./FreeFileSync: /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libstdc++.so.6: version ...
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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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R package is not loading in 15.10

I have upgraded to Ubuntu 15.10 (64 bit). Now, I tried to run R package from the command line, it gives the error message as /usr/local/lib/R/bin/exec/R: error while loading shared libraries: ...
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Calibre cannot load ImageMagick since upgrade to Vivid Vervet

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 15.04 and now Calibre won't work. File "/usr/lib/calibre/calibre/utils/magick/__init__.py", line 15, in <module> raise RuntimeError('Failed to load ImageMagick: ...
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SSH - after login: wrong elf class

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. When I login on a remote machine using SSH. The login works, but I can't execute any commands. I always receive this error mesesage: ssh: error while loading shared ...
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How do I install libtiff.so.3?

I installed Maya 2011 on Ubuntu 10.04 many times and it was always working, Recently i upgraded my Ubuntu from 10.04 to 11.04, and when i tried to install Maya 2011 on it i wasn’t able to get it ...
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libpython2.6.so.1.0 doesn't exist

I am trying to run an application called powerpc-eabi-gdb, however, when I start it, I get the following error: error while loading shared libraries: libpython2.6.so.1.0: cannot open shared object ...
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peazip: error while loading shared libraries: libX11.so.6

I'm trying to get peazip running but I'm facing some trouble. When I run peazip I get the error: peazip: error while loading shared libraries: libX11.so.6: cannot open shared object file: No such ...