Re: Compass image V15, XASTIR, Missing Library?



Library install worked like a charm, may thanks for replying so quickly

John KM7LJ

On Thu, Feb 6, 2020 at 1:53 PM Basil Gunn <basil@...> wrote:

Hi John,

> With version 15 I am unable to load XASTIR, either via the XASTIR
> desktop icon, or invoking directly from the folder
> /usr/local/bin. Using the desktop icon the busy icon appears for
> approximately 20 seconds, then nothing. The direct approach serves up
> the following error:
> error while loading shared libraries:
> cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

Not sure why this library is missing. It is spelled out in the

To fix do this:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install libgeotiff-dev

To be safe I would install all the packages required by Xastir maps.
sudo apt-get install shapelib libshp-dev libgeotiff-dev libwebp-dev libgraphicsmagick1-dev

> Thus, am I correct in assuming image v15 is missing a library, and if
> so how do I find the correct package(s) and load/install?
> Thanks for all the hard work you put in to supporting DRAWS/RPi.
> John KM7LJ

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