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



Thank you!
Your timely and friendly response raises my optimism about WPO2000!
Jerry

On Sat, 01 Apr 2000, Gavriel State wrote:
> Don't worry about actually running patch - just edit the file directly,
> removing the line with the '-' next to it and adding the lines with the
> '+'-es. What I sent wasn't a full patch file (there was some header
> stuff left off), so it wouldn't actually work in patch anyway.
>
> -Gav
>
> Jerry L Kreps wrote:
> >
> > 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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> Gavriel State
> Engineering Architect - Linux Development
> Corel Corp
> gavriels@xxxxxxxxx

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