Problem loading Xfce-4.2.0 on Slackware-10.1

Rich Shepard rshepard at
Wed May 4 23:10:18 CEST 2005

On Wed, 4 May 2005, Brian J. Tarricone wrote:

> No, you need to ensure that there's only one copy of the proper lib on your
> system. /usr/lib is generally the preferred location, though IIRC Slackware
> may do stuff differently.


   I've found many applications over the years that will look for a library in
/usr/local/lib rather than in /usr/lib. Whether that change between
xfce-4.0.6 and -4.2.0/.1 comes from xfce or slackware I don't know. But,
putting the current version (or a soft link) in /usr/local/lib, too, fixed



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