[Gdal-dev] Error while loading shared libraries: libgdal.1.1.so

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Thu Mar 27 07:24:33 EST 2003

Øystein Bedin wrote:
> I've compiled the GDAL library with HDF4 support in Linux RedHat 8.0.
> When I try to run any of the gdal apps. (e.g: gdal_info) I get this
> error message:
> "Error while loading shared libraries: libgdal.1.1.so: cannot open
> shared object file: No such file or directory."
> Seems like the make process is going as it is supposed to - no errors.
> Any suggestions about what the problem might be?


Have you done a "make install"?  If so, is /usr/local/lib in your
LD_LIBRARY_PATH?  If not, is the base directory of the GDAL build
tree (containing the libgdal.1.1.so file) in your LD_LIBRARY_PATH?

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