[openbox] openbox 3.5 startup problem

Fred fred at blakemfg.com
Wed Mar 13 07:54:40 EDT 2013

Hi Jim,

The ldd command showed two libraries that weren't found.  ldconfig fixed 
the problem.
Thanks for the help!

Best regards,

On 03/13/2013 05:10 AM, Jim Rees wrote:
> Fred wrote:
>    Hello,
>    I am trying to upgrade from openbox-3.4 from Debian-6.0 packages to
>    3.5.  I have compiled from source and installed.  Openbox doesn't
>    run. The xdm.log file shows openbox reported it couldn't find
>    libobrender.so.27.  That file exists in /usr/local/lib.  Dpkg shows
>    the libobrender21 package is installed ok.  How can I make
>    openbox-3.5 happy?
> Maybe you need to run ldconfig, possibly adding /usr/local/lib to the
> list. This should be automatic but I don't know how Debian handles this.
> What does "ldd `which openbox`" say?
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