Re: Solaris troubles

Ron Smith (rasmith@cerf.net)
Wed, 13 Jan 1999 07:56:44 +0000


	I was checking out docs.sun.com to find what I could on png, and I came
up with nothing. Any suggestions on where to get a copy of zlib? Thanks
for your help.

Rafal Wierzbicki wrote:
> 
> jpeg and png support are statically compiled into the binary, zlib is not
> however, you need a copy of zlib installed on your system.
> 
> On Wed, 13 Jan 1999, Ethan wrote:
> 
> >
> > On Tue, 12 Jan 1999, Ron Smith wrote:
> >
> > >     I downloaded the Solaris 2.6 binary, installed it, and then edited my
> > > .cshrc file to include exec afterstep at the end. When I try to startx,
> > > I get an error about not finding libz.so
> >
> > libz is the gzip-compression library.  It's used by libpng, and I'd guess
> > png support was compiled into the binary.
> >
> > ----
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