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(Fedora Core 3 and Inkscape)
 
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O/S: Fedora Core 3
 
O/S: Fedora Core 3
The repository (yum) version of Inkscape is 0.39
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The repository (yum) version of Inkscape is 0.39<br>
The latest Inkscape does not seem to be forthcoming as a binary for Fedora.
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The latest Inkscape does not seem to be forthcoming as a binary for Fedora.<br>
I have tried the autopackage and I get this error when I run inkscape:
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I have tried the '''autopackage''' and I get this error when I run inkscape:
 
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  inkscape: /usr/bin/../lib/libpng12.so.0: no version information available (required by inkscape)<br>inkscape: /usr/bin/../lib/libstdc++.so.6: version `GLIBCXX_3.4.4' not found (required by inkscape)
 
  inkscape: /usr/bin/../lib/libpng12.so.0: no version information available (required by inkscape)<br>inkscape: /usr/bin/../lib/libstdc++.so.6: version `GLIBCXX_3.4.4' not found (required by inkscape)

Revision as of 08:49, 20 July 2006

Fedora Core 3 and Inkscape

O/S: Fedora Core 3 The repository (yum) version of Inkscape is 0.39
The latest Inkscape does not seem to be forthcoming as a binary for Fedora.
I have tried the autopackage and I get this error when I run inkscape:

inkscape: /usr/bin/../lib/libpng12.so.0: no version information available (required by inkscape)
inkscape: /usr/bin/../lib/libstdc++.so.6: version `GLIBCXX_3.4.4' not found (required by inkscape)

I have sought these things in yum, but have not had much luck.
I tried to compile from source. Ouch. The dependencies are overwhelming and I will have to compile them from source too! It's too confusing for me.

Now, I am not an expert, just a designer who wants to use his favourite tool! On Windows I can install the 0.44 version no problem, seems ironic that it cannot be so on Linux.

Any suggestions? Perhaps a wiki page to help twits like me through these situations?