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Bug 80438 - absent dependency in evolution
Summary: absent dependency in evolution
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: evolution
Version: wolverine
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-12-26 12:15 UTC by Leonid Kanter
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-12-29 08:56:22 UTC

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Description Leonid Kanter 2002-12-26 12:15:06 UTC
Description of problem: 
I tried to install evolution-1.2.1-2 on semi-updated system, initially based on red hat 
7.3. all dependencies were satisfied, but evolution won't start: 
evolution: error while loading shared libraries: cannot open shared object 
file: No such file or directory 
ldd show that this library is needed: 
[leon@omnibook leon]$ ldd /usr/bin/evolution | grep => not found => not found => not found => not found 
but rpm think that everything is OK: 
[leon@omnibook leon]$ rpm -V evolution 
[leon@omnibook leon]$ rpm -q gnome-libs 
on other box, where fresh phoebe is installed: 
[leon@leon leon]$ rpm -q --whatprovides 
[leon@leon leon]$ rpm -q --whatrequires 
[leon@leon leon]$ rpm -q evolution 
[leon@leon leon]$ ldd /usr/bin/evolution | grep => /usr/lib/ (0x40fb2000) 
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2002-12-29 08:56:22 UTC
evolution itself doesn't require libdb, instead one of the dependent libraries
does (see readelf -a /usr/bin/evolution and look at the actual DT_NEEDED
sections).  So you lost the deps of something along the way of updating.

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