[Dovecot] : error while loading shared libraries: libdovecot.so.0 (arm cross compile)

Joseph Tam jtam.home at gmail.com
Mon Aug 29 11:04:01 EEST 2011

"Stephen Feyrer" <stephen.feyrer at btinternet.com> writes:

> I've made a new attempt at build Dovecot.  The build and then install
> processes appeared to work find.  Then when I try to run Dovecot it
> reports the error:
> /share/MD0_DATA/optware/opt/sbin/dovecot: error while loading shared
> libraries: libdovecot.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file
> or directory

In cases like this where I have no clue where an executable is trying to
load a library from, run a process trace tool (strace, truss, etc.) and you
can see all the library run paths it's trying before failing.

Joseph Tam <jtam.home at gmail.com>

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