helpAxiom Computer Algebra System - Support: sr #106905, cannot get axiom to work


sr #106905: cannot get axiom to work

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Submitted on:  Sun 21 Jun 2009 02:28:50 AM UTC  
Category: NonePriority: 5 - Normal
Severity: 3 - NormalStatus: None
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Sun 21 Jun 2009 02:28:50 AM UTC, original submission:

I am running Mandriva Spring 2009, on a Gnome desktop.
I first installed axiom from the Mandriva rpm installer.
At the console, absolutely nothing happened when I typed axiom. It simply returned to my directory.

I then downloaded and installed the binary file "redhat9" and followed all the instructions.
This time an error message of a missing shared library is generated.
The library referred to is:

I have checked, and note that I have

I presume some line in the code has to change.
How do I do this, so there is a correct reference to libreadline version 6?

Otherwise, I have to give up on trying to use axiom



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