[Digikam-users] Digikam 2.2 does not start on OpenSuse 11.4

Larry CK blackravener at gmail.com
Fri Oct 7 10:48:51 BST 2011

Thank you Remco,

that explains it. I'll try to compile it on virtual pc (so not to mess 
my live system).

Otherwise I'll just wait untill DK2.2 is available in OpenSuSE upstream 
repos and switch back to DK2.1.0


On 07/10/11 06:57, Remco Viƫtor wrote:
> On Thursday 06 October 2011 20:32:21 Larry CK wrote:
> ...
>> undefined symbol: _ZN4KIPI21ImageCollectionSharedD2Ev   (/usr/bin/digikam)
>> undefined symbol: _ZN4KIPI15ImageInfoSharedD2Ev (/usr/bin/digikam)
>> undefined symbol: _ZN11KExiv2Iface14AltLangStrEdit15setLinesVisibleEj
>> (/usr/bin/digikam)
> ...
> OK, so nothing so crude as a missing library or a clear version mismatch.
> However, the missing symbols seem to point to a problem with libkipi and
> libkexiv2. Ldd shows libkipi.so.8 and libkexiv2.so.10.
> Digging a bit shows that (under OpenSUSe 11.4 at least) package libkipi8
> provides libkipi.so.8 for at least the KDE versions 4.6.0 and 4.7.2.
> And indeed, the version from the KDE 4.7 repository does not export the 2
> missing "_ZN4KIPI...." symbols.
> That means 'your' version of digikam isn't build against the KDE 4.7 version
> of the library (or the linker would have caught the missing symbols), even
> though they have the same version number.
> The same goes for libkexiv for the "_ZN11KExiv2..." symbol: same filename
> under versions 4.4.5 and 4.7.2, but not the same contents...
> Your best bet (imo): take the version of Digikam from the same repository as
> the libraries (Digikam 2.1.0 from the KDE release 4.7 repository) and wait
> till they get around to upgrade Digikam there (I got the same problem using
> the digikam 2.2.0 from the updates repository you gave, and could downgrade
> w/o problems).
> Alternative solutions:
> -- use the KDE corresponding to the 'updates' repository
> -- compile your own digikam yourself (doable, but not the easiest solution)
> Hope this helps,
> Remco
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