[Koha] Koha Installation - Zoom & Yaz Issue

Colin Campbell colin.campbell at ptfs-europe.com
Mon May 16 23:05:34 NZST 2011

On 14/05/11 18:30, Ling Zhai wrote:
> Hi Everyone,
>   I run into a problem installing Koha 3.04.00. And ZOOM 1.28 doesn't seem to load with YAZ 4.1.7. I am using Perl 5.8.8 on Centos 5.5 (64 bit).
>   I also posted my issue here, https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Bug/Display.html?id=6819.
>   Any idea would be greatly helpful. If anyone is aware of the working Zoom/YAZ versions to use for Koha, that would be helpful too.

> [root@ koha-]# perl Makefile.PL
> Can't load
> '/usr/lib64/perl5/site_perl/5.8.8/x86_64-linux-thread-multi/auto/Net/Z3950/ZOOM/ZOOM.so'
> for module Net::Z3950::ZOOM: libyaz.so.4: cannot open shared object
> file: No such file or directory at

Looks like it cant find the shared library libyaz.so.4 which would
normally be in /usr/lib. If you've built the library elsewhere you may
need to add the path to  ld.so.conf (by adding and entry to
ld.so.conf.d) and then running ldconfig as root.


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