Python GTK import error

Qianqian Fang Qianqian.Fang at Dartmouth.Edu
Tue Nov 30 07:33:55 CET 2004


sorry keep bugging you guys, but this is somehow a wield problem that
I am eager to solve.

I checked the permission and it looks fine to me:


lrwxrwxrwx  1 root root 26 Nov 28 04:06 /usr/lib/libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0
-> libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0.400.13

-rwxr-xr-x  1 root root 2862900 Oct 15 14:23
/usr/lib/libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0.400.13


I even run with root, the error message "ImportError:
/usr/lib/libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0: undefined symbol:
atk_object_add_relationship" still comes out.


I always try to avoid installing packages manually, rpm or apt-get is
my preferred way. However, this time, it beats my working principle
because this error message appeared after I upgraded packages using
"synaptic", an apt-get GUI. now, I don't even trust apt-get:(




Andrew James <drew at gremlinhosting.com> wrote in message news:<mailman.6847.1101632630.5135.python-list at python.org>...
> Try checking the permissions on the link and the library - if you
> installed the module manually the permissions may not allow anyone but
> the root user to import the module.
> 
> Andrew



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