RE: No output to screen

From: Langford, Joe (J.) (
Date: Thu May 23 2002 - 09:59:03 EDT

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    I installed thr GTK RPM. Is there a way I can specify this option with that type of install?

    -----Original Message-----
    From: Wolfgang Schorer []
    Sent: Wednesday, May 22, 2002 1:09 PM
    To: Martin Sevior
    Subject: Re: No output to screen

    Before you install another version of RedHat, try the following:

    configure --with-libiconv=peer


    On Thu, 23 May 2002 01:16:28 +1000 (EST)
    Martin Sevior <> wrote:

    > On Tue, 21 May 2002, Langford, Joe (J.) wrote:
    > > Sorry. I'm running RH 7.0 with kernel 2.4.6.
    > >
    > Hi Joe,
    > Unfortunately you've run into a backward compatibility
    > problem. AbiWord makes extensive use of a library called iconv. This is a
    > part of the glibc library which is fundamental to running programs on
    > Linux. Some time after redhat 7.0 was released the maintainers of iconv
    > changed its programming interface. So unfortunately AbiWord 1.0.1 won't
    > run correctly on a redhat 7.0 distribution unless someone makes a static
    > binary.
    > Since no one seems interested in doing this, your only other option is to
    > upgrade to a later redhat.
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