[SATLUG] Java problem on Ubuntu 8.04 beta

Jeremy Mann jeremymann at gmail.com
Thu Apr 24 10:00:40 CDT 2008

On Thu, Apr 24, 2008 at 7:41 AM, Ryan Stewart <rds6235 at gmail.com> wrote:

>  "error while loading shared libraries: libjli.so: cannot open shared object
>  file: No such file or directory"
>  I've done exactly the same thing with the same ubuntu version installed in a
>  VMware VM, and it works fine.
>  The file libjli.so exists in /opt/jre1.6.0_05/lib/i386/jli. I found that if
>  I copy this file to /usr/lib, it no longer complains about it, but instead
>  says it can't find libjava.so, which exists in /opt/jre1.6.0_05/lib/i386.
>  Copying that file to /usr/lib doesn't help.

Is this a tarball you downloaded directly from Sun? Since you are
using Ubuntu, I'd use their package of Java. But if not, sounds like
you need to add the lib path so ld can find the libraries.

Jeremy Mann
jeremy at biochem.uthscsa.edu

University of Texas Health Science Center
Bioinformatics Core Facility
Phone: (210) 567-2672

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