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[SLE] Re: Solutions for Install issues on SUSE, Caldera



On Sat, 01 Apr 2000, you wrote:

I understand what your solution is, and it appears to be
easier than the symlink .....Please ignore my last message....

The only question I have now is: what would be the correct options
for the patch command? -pnum ???
Thanks again,
Jerry

> JerryKreps@xxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> >
> > When I cd to the package directory and issue the ./setup command I get an error message
> > saying that 'glic 2 cannot be found', and the
> > an error say that glibc2 cannot be found. SuSE 6.3 is supposed to be
> > glibc2 and I can nm /lib/ld-linux.so.2 and it responds with
>
> SUSE & the GUI Setup:
> =====================
>
> You are correct - this issue was noticed after the final CD went to manufacturing. I
> believe that there will be a web page up about this shortly. The setup tool is doing
> an 'rpm -qi glibc | grep Version' to get the version of glibc you're running, but SUSE
> (unlike other RPM based distros) puts the C libraries into a different package (shlibs).
> There's a simple workaround with a symlink, but I've forgotten exactly where, and I
> don't have a SUSE system in front of me.
>
> For now the easiest thing to do is to simply rpm -i all the packages except the
> glibc 2.0 versions of FontTastic and Wine.
>
> Distros without run-parts
> =========================
>
> After installing the packages, su and apply the following patch to the
> /usr/lib/corel/bin/setupWPO2000 file:
>
> -----------
> @@ -47,5 +47,11 @@
> # run the setup sub scripts that have been installed.
> if [ -d /usr/lib/corel/bin/per-user-setup ]
> then
> - run-parts /usr/lib/corel/bin/per-user-setup
> + for candidate in /usr/lib/corel/bin/per-user-setup/*
> + do
> + if [ -x $candidate ]
> + then
> + $candidate
> + fi
> + done
> fi
> -----------
>
> glibc2.1.3 based distros
> ========================
>
> There is a bug in glibc 2.1.3 that will cause an immediate crash on startup in WINE.
> You need to run the following command before launching the applications:
>
> $ export LC_ALL=en
>
> You can edit the wpolauncher script to always do this if you like, of course.
>
> -Gav
>
> --
> Gavriel State
> Engineering Architect - Linux Development
> Corel Corp
> gavriels@xxxxxxxxx

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