[PyKDE] Installation troubles...

Jonathan Gardner jgardn at u.washington.edu
Mon Aug 13 14:08:25 BST 2001

On Monday 13 August 2001 04:35 am, I wrote:
> I'm running SuSE 7.1, with python 2.1 and qt-2.3.1.
> I got sip-2.5 installed without a hitch. I did:
> ./configure
> make
> make install
> I compiled PyQt-2.5 without a hitch. I did:
> ./configure
> make

> PYTHONPATH=/usr/lib/python2.1/site-packages:/usr/lib/python2.1/site-packa
>ges /usr/b
> in/python -O -c "import qt")
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "<string>", line 1, in ?
>   File "/usr/lib/python2.1/site-packages/qt.py", line 44, in ?
>     import libqtc
> ImportError: undefined symbol: __ti15QInterlaceStyle
> <snip>
> Any ideas? Off the top of my head, it looks like it finds libqtcmodule.so
> okay, but there is some problem trying to link to it.

Humm, it looks like I didn't have qt-2.3.1 configured quite right. For some 
reason, when I 'su' to root using just 'su', LD_LIBRARY_PATH doesn't get 
passed along. If I 'su -' I have it configured correctly so LD_LIBRARY_PATH 
is set up properly.

Sorry to bother you all. The "gears.py" demo is great. Keep up the good 


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