problem with mandrake 7.2

Robert Graham Merkel
Fri, 10 Nov 2000 21:55:38 +1100

Arnaud Calvo writes:
 > Hi !
 > I use gnucash for several months, now, and yesterday, i've upgraded to Mandrake
 > 7.2 (from a 7.1), and I can't start gnucash anymore...
 > I've seen that some libs have changed (libreadline is now in /lib instead of
 > /usr/lib before...) so i've linked that, but gnucash still doesn't want to
 > start :
 > $ ~: gnucash
 > gnucash: error in loading shared libraries: gnucash: undefined symbol:
 > scm_async_clock
 > What does this mean and how can I fix it ? (I don't have access to my
 > accounts... :-(

It means that Mandrake 7.2 has a different version of guile to 7.1,
and so the RPM that we provide breaks.

Mandrake provides a recent version of GnuCash on the CD, so you can
install that instead.

Alternatively, you can build GnuCash from source.

Robert Merkel