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Topic: Missing libSDL_ttf-2.0.so.0 lib

MaximB
Joined: 2009-03-05, 09:07
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Posted at: 2009-03-05, 09:12

Hello

When I try to start the game it says :

maximb@maximb-laptop:~/Games/Widelands-build13$ ./widelands ./widelands: error while loading shared libraries: libSDL_ttf-2.0.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

I've searched my laptop and I don't have this file.

where do I get it and how do I load it ?

I am using Build 13.

Edited: 2009-03-05, 09:13
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Nasenbaer
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Joined: 2009-02-21, 18:17
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Posted at: 2009-03-05, 11:07

What kind of Operatingsystem do you use? If Linux, you should simply try install the "libSDL _ttf" (or perhaps just "SDL _ttf") packages from your distribution. The library is quite common, so I think all bigger linux distributions will serve a version.

Edited: 2009-03-05, 11:07
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madtumat
Joined: 2009-02-27, 02:59
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Posted at: 2009-03-24, 17:48

This sounds like the library that was reported missing every time I tried to compile from source. This also seems to be one of the issues when I tried to build GCC. This is despite the fact that the library existed in all layers of the path. I'm waiting until after I learn more about programming before trying to build from source again!

Maddy


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