I'm unable to get Front Panel Designer to start on Kubuntu 16.10 Front Panel Designer appears to be dependent on libpng12, which is a rather old version, so it fails to start. libpng16 is the current version. Anyone know a workaround? Can Front Panel Designer be recompiled so it will work with the current version of libpng?
Posted By: Stan Gammons on Jun 17, 2017 10:26PM Category: Front Panel Designer
A possible workaround would be to install libpng12.
For 'libpng12' ubuntu suggest to install
libpng12 from the 'xenial' repository which refers to (K)ubuntu 16.04
This link will help with explanation:
We will look for a better solution regarding libpng12 / libpng12 in the
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Posted By: Adrian on Jun 23, 2017 06:41PMReply
This is also true for Debian Stretch (stable). I think I can hack a workaround, but adding support for libpng>12 would be great!. I love your product/services by the way.
Posted By: Gene Hilton on Feb 02, 2018 04:25PMReply