Newbie Build Question

Bruce bruce.stockwell at
Wed Oct 22 02:00:41 UTC 2008

On Oct 21, 1:07 pm, NotFound <julian.notfo... at> wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 21, 2008 at 7:28 AM, Bruce <bruce.stockw... at> wrote:
> > I'm having a blast learning PIR but my Ubuntu distro only had Parrot
> > 0.4 and I wanted the latest. I decided to install Parrot from the svn
> > source. I followed the instructions for downloading and configuring. I
> > went the extra mile and ran make reallyinstall. Now I get the error
> > error while loading shared libraries: cannot open
> > shared object file: No such file or directory
> > I can see the file in /usr/local/lib
> If I remember well, ubuntu does not have by default /usr/local/lib in
> the ldconfig'ed directory lists.
> You can add a line with '/usr/local/lib' to /etc/ and
> execute: 'sudo ldconfig' to permanently fix the issue.

You hit the nail on the head. Everything works now. Thank you very
> Or you can do: 'export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/local/lib'  for a quick test.
> --
> Salu2
> _______________________________________________

More information about the parrot-dev mailing list