[Qgis-developer] libgdal1.5

Jürgen E. Fischer jef at norbit.de
Thu Nov 13 13:04:11 EST 2008

Hi Emmanuel,

On Thu, 13. Nov 2008 at 17:51:15 +0100, Poizot Emmanuel wrote:
> I just upgrade my os from Ubuntu 8.04 to 8.10. In this latter version, 
> libgdal is in it's 1.5 version.
> I made an update also from trunck of QGIS sources and recompile it. I 
> had to make a symbolic link libgdal1.4.0.so to libgdal1.5.0.so.1.12.2 to 
> get it compile.

Check if your libgdal1-dev also was upgraded.   Even in that case you'll
probably run into a GDAL bug.  We have a gdal package ported from debian
to ubuntu intrepid that contains a fix for that.

> But at run time QGIS crash, because of libgdal1.5. (I did a "gbd qgis" 
> and "run" discovering it crashed on that library)
> How can I resolved that ?

You should also upgrade your libgdal1-dev package to 1.5. There
shouldn't be a need to symlink.

And finally there are yesterday's packages of trunk on
https://launchpad.net/~jef-norbit - so you could also get away without


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