Error when running GnuCash 1.8.11

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Fri Apr 15 08:50:59 EDT 2005

Vincent Ngundi <vincent at> writes:

> Hi All,
> I have compiled GnuCash 1.8.11 from source and I do not get any errors
> when I run ./configure, make and make install.
> The problem arises when I try to run gnucash from the command line. I
> get the following error:
> ERROR: In procedure dynamic-link:
> ERROR: file: "libgw-wct", message: "/usr/lib/ undefined
> symbol: scm_thread_count"
> What would be the problem?

The problem would be that libgw-wct cannot find the symbols
scm_thread_count.  You need to figure out why that's the case.
Perhaps guile was not compiled with thread support?

> I'm running RedHat 9.0 on an IBM PC 300GL
> I actually compiled GnuCash on another machine (RedHat 9 Compaq DeskPro)
> yesterday and all was OK.


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