[arch-general] ImportError: libssl.so.0.9.8: -- do I just rebuild the AUR packages?

David C. Rankin drankinatty at suddenlinkmail.com
Sat Apr 17 18:59:33 EDT 2010

On 04/17/2010 02:09 PM, Byron Clark wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 11:02:55AM -0500, David C. Rankin wrote:
>> Traceback (most recent call last):
>>   File "/usr/share/createrepo/genpkgmetadata.py", line 26, in <module>
>>     import rpm
>>   File "/usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/rpm/__init__.py", line 7, in <module>
>>     from _rpm import *
>> ImportError: libssl.so.0.9.8: cannot open shared object file: No such file or
>> directory
> It looks like the python bindings for rpm are broken, you'll probably
> want to rebuild whatever package owns
> /usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/rpm/__init__.py.

Thanks Byron,

	The issue ended up being a new libssl version. Thankfully there was a
libssl-compatibility package in AUR that provided libssl.so.0.9.8.

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