You sound like you're running 5.x. You will need to install the compat4x distribution to get FreeBSD-4.x compatibility libraries.
You sound lik you should be running 4.x anyway -- 5.x is still a strange mix of "bleeding edge" and "stable" -- but it *is* called -CURRENT for a reason. Matt On Sat, 27 Dec 2003, Chip Wiegand wrote: > Mine has libc.so.5. No wonder the app is failing, it specifically wants > .4 and is too dumb to work with anything newer. I'm getting real > frustrated with this again, I'd like to move away from MS but it's not > easy to do when the apps I need don't even work properly.</rant> > -- > Chip > > paul beard wrote: > > > > > On Dec 27, 2003, at 8:17 PM, chip wrote: > > > >> I just installed ghostview and when I try to open a .ps file I get > >> the error that libc.so.4 is missing. If this is a dependency then why > >> wasn't it installed with ghostscript or ghostview? What do I need to > >> do to fix this? There is no one port for libc.so.4. > >> > > > > This is what I have for libc (which I think is pretty darn integral to > > your system): what does ls -l /usr/lib/libc.so* show? > > > > lrwxr-xr-x 1 root wheel 9 Nov 22 23:04 /usr/lib/libc.so -> > > libc.so.4 > > -r--r--r-- 1 root wheel 578964 Nov 22 23:04 /usr/lib/libc.so.4 > > > > -- > > Paul Beard > > <www.paulbeard.org/> > > paulbeard [at] mac.com > > > > _______________________________________________ > > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > > "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > > > > . > > > > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"