[debian] e17 from fso repos

"Bernd (Jesus McCloud) Prünster" bernd.pruenster at gmail.com
Fri Jan 16 18:43:51 CET 2009

Nikita V. Youshchenko schrieb:
>> Hi all,
>> I installed e17 from fso repos (i removed the manually installed package
>> I was using)... but right now I'm not able to run englightenment_start
>> at startup as i did before in my .xsessionrc file because of this error:
>> error while loading shared libraries: libevas.so.0: cannot open shared
>> object file: No such file or directory
>> any hint is deeply welcome
> Mixing distrow is *always* a bad idea. That will lead to all sort of 
> breakges.
> In this case, Debian pkg-e team decided to change sonames of e libraries 
> because of unstable ABI.
> Pkg-fso repository currently has packages with changes sonames.
> I hope a working e17 will follow soon. Help is welcome on that :)
> P.S.
> You may try to symlink libevase-0.0.50a.so to libevas.so.0, and similar to 
> other libs, then you will no longer see that error. Instead your linker 
> will blindly use binary-incompatible libs, and application will crash 
> sooner or later. You have been warned.
There is a deb package available at the ml somwhere just google for 
enlightenment all in one or state of enlightenment packaging and 

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