begather fails to start with 'error while loading shared libraries: libstdc++.so.5: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory' error

Article:TECH209373  |  Created: 2013-08-05  |  Updated: 2013-08-05  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH209373
Article Type
Technical Solution



Subject

Issue



The begather utility fails to start with the following error on RHEL (Red Hat Enterprise Linux) 6.x.

# cd /opt/VRTSralus/bin
# ./begather
./begather: error while loading shared libraries: libstdc++.so.5: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
 


Error



error while loading shared libraries: libstdc++.so.5: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory


Environment



RHEL (Red Hat Enterprise Linux) 6.x


Cause



This error indicates that the libstdc++.so.5 library is not in the /usr/lib or /usr/lib64 directory. It is not installed by default.


Solution



Install the libstdc++5 package from the Linux OS media. (e.g. compat-libstdc++-33-3.2.3-69.el6.i686.rpm for 32bit or compat-libstdc++-33-3.2.3-69.el6.x86_64.rpm for 64bit depending on the server type)
 





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