[tex-live] x64 libXau
daleif at imf.au.dk
Tue Dec 23 15:38:18 CET 2008
George N. White III wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 22, 2008 at 9:08 AM, Lars Madsen <daleif at imf.au.dk> wrote:
>> I was just testing on x64 (RedHat AS 4)
>> starting xdvi gives me an
>> ~> xdvi file.dvi
>> xdvi-xaw: error while loading shared libraries: libXau.so.6: cannot open
>> shared object file: No such file or directory
>> funny enough it works fine on a 32 bit RedHat AS 4, and running the
>> i386-linux binaries on the 64 bit server works fine with xdvi. but not the
>> native x64 binaries.
>> any ideas why the x64 version requires libXau while the i386 does not?
> Even for i686-pc-linux a straight "build" using the defaults on Ubuntu-8.10
> $ ldd xdvi-motif xdvi-xaw
> libXau.so.6 => /usr/lib/libXau.so.6 (0xb7b1a000)
> libXau.so.6 => /usr/lib/libXau.so.6 (0xb7c8b000)
> I think libXau would be installed via package dependencies on most systems
> that are used to run X applications, so the problem should be limited
> to systems
> that are configured without X11.
that might be it as the x64 server is only used via remote access over,
should the x64 xdvi be rebuild? if it doesn't actually need libXau?
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