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Re: [SLE] 2 errors-linux-gate.so.1 and hard link count wrong
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 14 May 2005 18:08:21 +0200
  • Message-id: <200505141808.21592.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 14 May 2005 18:02, Paul Cartwright wrote:
> On Sat May 14 2005 9:56 am, Anders Johansson wrote:
> > > what does this mean??
> >
> > It means you're trying to install a broken rpm. linux-gate.so.1 is a
> > virtual library that you see when you're using NPTL (the i686
> > version of glibc in recent suse versions). The suse "find-requires"
> > script removes this from the rpm requirements list, but apparently
> > the rpm was built on a system that didn't know about this, and/or by
> > a person who didn't know about this.
>
> so, what you're saying is that it IS installed, this package just
> doesn't know it?

Yep

>
> > Be careful when installing third party packages. You never know what
> > you get
>
> this is the frustrating part about Linux... I am trying to get a video
> converter, kavi2svcd, installed. THIS program requires all SORTS of
> dependencies that aren't in the SUSE library..

well, freepops certainly isn't one of them.

Get kavi2svcd from packman.links2linux.org, you'll get all the packages it
requires from there as well (at least the ones that aren't already in the
SUSE distribution)


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