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Re: Issue attempting to run cURL 4 the first time

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Tue, 15 May 2001 20:46:22 +0200 (MET DST)

On Tue, 15 May 2001, Mark Brotherton wrote:

> Invoking cURL from the command-line provides the following error message:
> [user_at_machine bin]$ curl
> curl: error while loading shared libraries:
> cannot load shared object file: No such file or directory
> And yet, exists in /usr/local/curl/lib
> (compiled cURL using OpenSSL on RedHat Linux 7.1)
> Thoughts? Comments? Anecdotes about people wearing Kilts?

That looks like a suspicous place to have the lib in (at least it isn't very
standard). Have you specified that dir in your /etc/ file and rerun
ldconfig ?

... and about kilts, surely no one wears those things? :-P

     Daniel Stenberg -- curl dude --
Received on 2001-05-15