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Old   November 28, 2008, 08:43
Default Gambit installation under linux
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Alex
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Hi,

I'm trying to get gambit working under linux but get the following error:

LANG en_US.UTF-8 changed temporarily to en_US for gambit use. Starting /usr/Fluent.Inc/gambit2.4.6/lnamd64/gambit ... /usr/Fluent.Inc/gambit2.4.6/lnamd64/gambit: error while loading shared libraries: libXm.so.3: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

A quick look at the FAQ's on Fluent's site mentions something about needing to install openmotif. However, "rpm -qa | grep openmotif" yields;

openmotif-demos-2.3.1-1 openmotif-devel-2.3.1-1 openmotif-2.3.1-1

so I think thats installed already.

The FAQ's also say that the directory /usr/X11R6/lib64/ should have the file libXm.so.3 in it. However "ls /usr/X11R6/lib64/" yields;

modules

only. where do I get the required file from. I'm using fedora 8 by the way.

Thanks very much in advance for any help.

Alex

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Old   December 4, 2008, 02:32
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Sometimes the default location for installation of certain files are changed on different linux distros. Did you search your system for existence of the file libXm.so.3 . If you have it somewhere else make sure its executable and create a link in the required directory to point to that file. Hope this helps.
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