qt-xll-free-3.3.2 LD_LIBRARY_PATH incomplete

Tushar Teredesai tushar at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat May 22 18:06:50 PDT 2004


John W Pierce III wrote:

>I was having a problem with the new version of qt.
>
>http://linuxfromscratch.org/pipermail/blfs-support/2004-May/050041.html
>
>I thought it was because of the version of lfs however that turned out
>not to be the case. The answer to the problem is in correcting the
>LD_LIBRARY_PATH to include the existing LD_LIBRARY_PATH.
>
>OLD: export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=$PWD/lib
>
>NEW: export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=$LD_LIBRARY_PATH:$PWD/lib
>  
>
The cause of the original problem IMO is that ldconfig was not run after 
/usr/X11R6/lib was added to /etc/ld.so.conf.

But I agree with you that the book should be honoring the 
LD_LIBRARY_PATH set by the user. Will update the book.

BTW, the appropriate list for these questions is blfs-dev.



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