Excellent, I installed the libXss.so.1 library and it now works. Now, is
there anything we can do so I don't have to ask my end users to install
additional packages/libraries in order to make my application work?
Thanks again for your expert assistance.
> On 2/14/2012 10:10 AM, asilver@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
>> Ok, so building the starkit with TclDev kit 5.3 fixed the problem
> Glad to know.
>> (thanks!) for this script which uses a TCL interpreter (it is a command
>> line based script).
> > I'm now having the following problem with a second
>> app/script that uses Tk. Again this is compiled. I did not try with or
>> without the compile option, for this, as it seems like a library is
>> missing... It does work on Red Hat and Suse 11.1 but not on Ubuntu (I'm
>> using 11.10)
>> couldn't load file "/tmp/tclpiTEUh": libXss.so.1: cannot open shared
>> object file: No such file or directory
> Yes, the Tk shared library found in base-tk has a dependency on libXss,
> per ldd
> andreask@tcl-linux-vm:~/lsf/M> ldd libtk8.5.so
> linux-gate.so.1 => (0x00871000)
> libpthread.so.0 => /lib/libpthread.so.0 (0x00a55000)
> libX11.so.6 => /usr/X11R6/lib/libX11.so.6 (0x00940000)
> *** libXss.so.1 => /usr/X11R6/lib/libXss.so.1 (0x00291000)
> libXext.so.6 => /usr/X11R6/lib/libXext.so.6 (0x00add000)
> libXft.so.2 => /usr/X11R6/lib/libXft.so.2 (0x00da1000)
> libfreetype.so.6 => /usr/lib/libfreetype.so.6 (0x00466000)
> libfontconfig.so.1 => /usr/lib/libfontconfig.so.1 (0x00111000)
> libXrender.so.1 => /usr/X11R6/lib/libXrender.so.1 (0x00fab000)
> libdl.so.2 => /lib/libdl.so.2 (0x00f1f000)
> libm.so.6 => /lib/libm.so.6 (0x004d8000)
> libc.so.6 => /lib/libc.so.6 (0x00ddc000)
> /lib/ld-linux.so.2 (0x00872000)
> libexpat.so.0 => /usr/lib/libexpat.so.0 (0x00400000)
> libz.so.1 => /usr/lib/libz.so.1 (0x00250000)
> We are building on a FC 4 system to be most compatible.
> It seems that Ubuntu has made changes to their setup of X11 which breaks
> Googling for
> libXss.so.1: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
> which seems to have instructions on how to fix your ubuntu machine.
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