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  Re: 3.7.0RC3 -- make check -- how long should the test run?  
From: Le Forgeron
Date: 21 Jun 2011 09:48:41
Message: <4e00a139$1@news.povray.org>
Le 21/06/2011 15:20, Jan-Philip Gehrcke a écrit :
> The first insight for me is that my system insists on
> using the libboost_thread.so.1.36.0 although libboost_thread.so and
> libboost_thread.so.1.46.1 are in my LD_LIBRARY_PATH. I am wondering why
> povray is specifically searching for the version 1.36.0? Was this fixed during
> compile time (how does that make sense, configure says: checking for boostlib >=
> 1.37... yes?)?.

Well, the linker stage only request libboost_thread.so, or I hope so.
(with the -l directive in the unix/Makefile)
It's the embedded loader inside povray binary which solves it as 1.36
(or maybe the linker ld itself).

Have you granted trust to the local boost library (running ldconfig
after update of /etc/ld.so.conf (or whatever)) ?
(well, you need superuser access to do that...)

I still wonder what is doing the binary.
Could you reconfigure with --enable-debug and when running "make check",
attach a debugger on the povray process ?
and then display the stack (on gdb/ddd: "where" )

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