[MMTK] Simple question

Maneesh Yadav 97yadavm@scar.utoronto.ca
Fri, 25 Jun 1999 22:53:45 -0400 (EDT)


Just to make sure, that would work, or if I obtained the shared libs of
netcdf (libnetcdf.so) yes?

On Fri, 25 Jun 1999, Konrad Hinsen wrote:

> >  libnetcdf.so: cannot open shared object file:No such file or
> > directory
> 
> OK, there's the problem. From your list it seems that you do not
> have a libnetcdf.so anywhere.
> 
> > all the rpm's were verified....BTW I didn't have to compile anything, but
> > everything seems to be in the right places....umm maybe it's something to
> > do with the fact that I have .a files of things that apparaently should be
> > .so?
> 
> Kind of. The netCDF library can be compiled into a static (.a) or a
> dynamically loaded (.so) library. My RPM for Linux supposes a dynamic
> version, but not all the netCDF RPMs that have been distributed by
> various people contain a dynamic version. In the future I will only
> use static versions of netCDF to avoid all such trouble. That's a good
> lesson for those who hoped that RPM would eliminate all installation
> headaches!
> 
> For now, the best solution is to remove the python-netcdf RPM and
> instead install the Python netCDF from the source code distribution.
> 
> Konrad.
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