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Re: Library Error

From: Darrel Davis <darreld(at)davisware(dot)net>
To: "Sokel, John" <jsokel(at)mdsi-usa(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Library Error
Date: 2000-07-10 19:10:00
Message-ID: Pine.LNX.4.10.10007101507380.12140-100000@camelot (view raw or flat)
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I too have had the same problem.  Admittedly I haven't had 
time to read too much about the finer points of installation, or
even administration for that matter.

I simple added /usr/local/pgslq/lib to my LD_LIBRARY_PATH and
that took care of it.

HTH,
-darrel

On Fri, 7 Jul 2000, Sokel, John wrote:

> I just installed PostgreSQL on a Linux machine and it seems to run fine.
> However, I cannot do anything to it since I get the following error message
> everytime I run any program (except initdb, that worked):
> 
> psql: error in loading shared libraries: libpq.so.2.1: cannot open shared
> object
>  file: No such file or directory
> 
> The file does exist in the /usr/local/pgsql/lib directory, I do have
> permissions for it, and I put lib in my path, yet it still complains.  Is
> there a .conf file parameter missing somewhere?  A configure param? 
> 
> Any help would be appreciated.
> 
> John Sokel
> 


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