Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 200571
Abiword won't work without fribidi installed, doesn't pull in as dependency
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:39 EST
Description of problem:
Installed abiword from extras-devel. Start program. Try to type: app disappears.
Try to paste text from another app: app disappears. Try to open a document: app
disappears. Run from command-line always get this message:
abiword: symbol lookup error: abiword: undefined symbol: fribidi_get_type
Check for fribidi, not installed, so I installed from devel repo. Abiword now works.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
*** Bug 202127 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
I'm puzzled how this could happen. The deps are automatically calculated. Could
you try with abiword-2.4.5-3.fc6 which I just built?
Since no one's addressed this bug, I just verified that the copy of abiword in
FC6 & devel does in fact depend on libfribidi.so.0, so I think we can call this