newbie question: Word Perfect installation
arminius at monitor.net
Tue Feb 22 17:19:00 PST 2000
This weekend I tried installing Word Perfect 8 (from the CD, with
manual) into a TurboLinux in an old pentium; Turbo likes AfterStep,
which I am eager to learn. Installation seems OK (it complained,
Linux 2.2.12 not certified. Continue? (I answered yes)). BUT
attempting to start, (./xwp) in /usr/local/wp8/wpbin, I get the
can't load library libXt.so.6.
Looking in /usr/XR6/lib, with ls-l, I see:
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 338157 Sep 8 libXt.so.6.0 and
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 14 Feb18 libXt.so.6 - libXt.so.6.0
(if I have copied my notes correctly!)
Why can't it find it? is a link missing or wrong?
Today I tried installing the same CD in another machine with SUSE
(KDE desktop), and it works, fine. (Although installation complained,
not certified for 2.2.5.) Now I don't need both (and don't want to
register both), but I would like to get it running with AfterStep, if
Thanks for any pointers, where to go for solutions etc.
And, are these Q&A's archived somewhere? Most (server stuff) over my
head, but I would look for past goodies.
Cal Herrmann, arminius at monitor.net
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