cannot open shared object file

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Tue Dec 18 14:25:00 GMT 2007

Allen Winter wrote:
>I encountered this bug yesterday as well.
>I spent the entire day rebuilding and attempting to debug, with no luck.
>Out of desperation I removed  my install dir and all build dirs.
>Basically, I started from scratch.
>I left the build to run while I slept.
>And this morning things work again.
>I'm sure startkde failed at the line
>kwrapper4 ksmserver $KDEWM
>with the cannot load error

I've just rebuilt my kdelibs from scratch and the error does not appear.

Remove all your lib/* files in kdelibs and make sure CMake runs again. All 
libraries need to have RPATH in order for the new system to work.
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