Building gnucash on Ubuntu 12.04 Alpha

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Tue Jan 24 10:58:46 EST 2012

Colin Law <clanlaw at> writes:

> I was wrong, a reboot has not fixed it, I was confused, a not uncommon
> occurrence.  The only way I can get it to run is by setting
> On my working machine, which is Ubuntu 11.10 and has had gnucash
> installed from the Ubuntu repository as well as manual builds, I do
> not need to do this, and cannot work out how it manages to find the
> library on that machine.  Any suggestions?  Otherwise I will just set
> LD_LIBRARY_PATH and forget it.

What was your --prefix?  If you didn't use a prefix that would explain
it, because /usr/local/lib is probably not in your default

> Colin

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