On Wed, 2004-09-22 at 18:30, Pat wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I've just installed Yahoo IM on my SuSE 9.1 pc & managed to get it working
> except for one problem. All works ok until someone attempts to send me a file,
> as soon as i accept the file the IM client either freezes or exits altogether.
> If i run the client again it runs ok but the file download failed. Anyone
> have any ideas?
Open up a terminal and run 'ymessenger' at the prompt. Log in to the
Yahoo client and get someone to send you a file. That should tell you
what's wrong. My guess is that it depends on a library you don't have
installed, or have the wrong version of.
As it's a GTK application, it may need an earlier version of the GTK
libraries than you have installed. Try running "ldd `which ymessenger`"
(without the double quotes obviously) and this will tell you what
libraries it is linked against. Make sure that all of these are
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