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Re: http://gcc.gnu.org/install/finalinstall.html


On Sun, 13 Oct 2002, Fantasy (Fay) wrote:
> After I made "make install", I tried to compile something with g++ and when
> trying to execute, I ran into the following error:
> ./a.out: error while loading shared libraries: libstdc++.so.5: cannot open
> shared object file: No such file or directory
> Now my friend told me to run "ldconfig" (as root). Then it worked.
>
> I thought that this might be useful information for Your Final
> installation page.

Indeed, this is something we should document better.

Folks, any suggestions how to enhance our install documentation in that
respect? Should we recommend using LD_LIBRARY_PATH? Or refer to some other
piece of documentation?

Gerald
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Gerald "Jerry" pfeifer@dbai.tuwien.ac.at http://www.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/~pfeifer/


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