Re: error while loading shared libraries:

From: Florian Bürzle <>
Date: Thu, 6 May 2010 19:32:03 +0200


Am 06.05.2010 um 18:26 schrieb Haijun Tian:

> Hi guys,
> After installing the gadget2, I tried to get started following users-guide,
> mpirun -m mpihost -np 4 ./Gadget2 parameterfiles/cluster.param
> but I always get the following errors:
> /home/hjtian/myworks/gadget2/Gadget-2.0.6/Gadget2/./Gadget2: error while loading shared libraries: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
> and then I used
> locate
> find file locates in /usr/lib/
> so I modified my .bashrc file to add the enviroment variable like following,

Maybe this is not sensible, since a PATH environment variable should point to a directory, not to an individual file - so set it to /usr/lib, and it should work. If not, please post the output of the following commands

ldd Gadget2


Received on 2010-05-06 19:32:03

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