[Slackbuilds-users] GoogleEarth Won't Start

Rich Shepard rshepard at appl-ecosys.com
Thu Jun 16 20:11:45 UTC 2011

On Thu, 16 Jun 2011, Audrius Ka?ukauskas wrote:

> Are you trying to run it on Slackware64?  From GoogleEarth SlackBuild
> 3) GoogleEarth is a 32bit application only.  You need to have the 32bit
> compatibility packages installed to have this work on a 64bit system.
> Otherwise you'll just see "no such file or directory" errors.

   I installed AlienBob's compatibility libraries. There must be something I
did incorrectly, however, as I'm also finding a build problem with another
SlackBuild package (another thread).

   Acroread would not install until I added the compat32 libs; it has font
issues so I may have missed something here.



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