failed Boa startup in Fedora Core 9

  • Gerwald Jogl

    Gerwald Jogl - 2008-07-30

    Greeting to the Wise,

    I just installed a 64-bit Fedora Core 9 and realized that my Boa application is not displaying properly anymore. Unfortunately, Boa itself does not come up either.
    Here is the error message (and I am not wise enough to figure out what to do about it...):

    importing Companions.BasicCompanions
    Traceback (most recent call last):
    File "/usr/lib64/python2.5/site-packages/wx-2.8-gtk2-unicode/wx/", line 8, in <module>
        import _media
    ImportError: /usr/lib64/python2.5/site-packages/wx-2.8-gtk2-unicode/wx/ undefined symbol: wxEVT_MEDIA_FINISHED

    This is wxPython release 5.fc9 that comes with fc9.

    Your comments greatly appreciated,

    • Werner F. Bruhin


      If you google for wxEVT_MEDIA_FINISHED you will find some posts, but I could not find one with a solution to follow.

      As this is not a Boa problem as both and are wxPython modules I would try and ask this either on wxPython or an a Fedora/gtk2/wxPython list.

      I don't see this problem on Vista nor on Ubuntu with on the first and I think I have 2.8.7.x on Ubuntu.



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