[GRASSLIST:2795] Re: problems for instaling

Markus Neteler neteler at itc.it
Mon Dec 17 13:17:39 EST 2001

On Mon, Dec 17, 2001 at 12:02:22PM -0600, Jose Luis puga wrote:
> Hi to everyone,
> I´m new in this list.
> I´ve tried to isntal grass5  binaries that is free on grassweb (italian) on 
> Linux (suse 7.1), but it doesn´t work.
> when I call grass5 at shell send this error.
> WELCOME TO GRASS              Version 5.0.0pre2         September 2001
> Starting GRASS ...
> /usr/local/grass5/etc/set_data: error while loading shared libraries: 
> libtermcap.so.2: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory   
> what can I do for fixin or running grass?

Hi Jose,

you will have to install the required library libtermcap.so.2.
It is on the SuSe CDROM, if I recall correctly the package
"termcap" (probably section "ap").

Hope this helps,


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