[arch-general] xfce4-menu-plugin broken after latest libjpeg update

Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi vmlinuz386 at yahoo.com.ar
Tue Jul 14 15:44:15 EDT 2009

sergeantspoon at archlinux.us wrote:
> When I started my Arch laptop today after applying updates last night,
> I noticed that the XFCE menu button was not there. After further
> investigation, I found this in /var/log/slim.log:
> /usr/lib/xfce4/panel-plugins/xfce4-menu-plugin: error while loading
> shared libraries: libjpeg.so.62: cannot open shared object file: No
> such file or directory
> I have the following relevant packages installed:
> libjpeg 7-1
> xfwm4 4.6.1-1
> xfdesktop 4.6.1-1
> I really hate having to maneuver around my desktop without a menu
> button. Any help is greatly appreciated...
There are a thunar revision number problem.

I am sure that you have thunar 1.0.1-3 that is linked with old jpeg, but
the new is 1.0.1-2.


force a "downgrade to new" thunar-1.0.1-2

Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi ( djgera )
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