[EMBOSS] error when using the emboss

Charles Plessy charles-listes-emboss at plessy.org
Mon May 9 05:26:43 UTC 2011

Le Mon, May 09, 2011 at 12:03:14PM +0800, mqding a écrit :
>  have installed the EMBOSS 6.3.1 suit on to my ubuntu system, but when i
>  run any software it gives an error information like: "wossname: error 
> while loading shared libraries: libezlib.so.1: cannot open shared object
>  file: No such file or directory" Do you know how I can solve this 
> problems? Thanks very much!
> There is no error during the installation process. I simplely type the ./
> configure -> make-> sudo make install.

Dear Mingquan,

perhaps you can give a try to the packaged EMBOSS in Ubuntu ?  Version 6.3.1 is
available for Natty and Oneiric, and I can prepare an unofficial backport for
Maverick and maybe Lucid if you need.


Have a nice day,

Charles Plessy
Debian Med packaging team
Tsurumi, Kanagawa, Japan

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