[ardour-users] ardour doesn't find libjack.so.0, exits.

Jack O'Quin joq at io.com
Sun Oct 24 20:26:05 PDT 2004

Damien DeZurik <ddezurik at yahoo.com> writes:

> Hi, I am using Fedora core 2, gcc version 3.3.3,
> ardour-0.9beta19.  I configure, make, make install,
> all seems okay once I satisfied the dependencies. 
> When I run the executable, it can't find the jack .so
> library and dies right away.  The error looks like
> this:
> -----
> [person at svetlana somedir]$ ardour &
> ardour: error while loading shared libraries:
> libjack.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such
> file or directory
> -----
> By the way, the library is in /usr/local/lib and is
> readable to any user.
> Is this a ./configure option to set?  Should I hack
> this into the Makefile somewhere?

You probably have libjack installed in a different place than where it
was when you compiled ardour.

See if...

  $ ldd `which ardour` | grep libjack

points somewhere else.

If so, rebuild ardour with your current JACK.

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