How to Fix (libcrypto.so.1.0.0: no version information available for Packet Tracer7) Error on Linux? – In this article, we will solve the “libcrypto.so.1.0.0” error which causes the problem of installing Cisco Packet Tracer on Linux systems.
How to Fix (libcrypto.so.1.0.0: no version information available for Packet Tracer7) Error on Linux?
You may want to update your system immediately when a new Linux distribution is released, but we recommend that you first make a backup of your computer. Because programs such as Packet Tracer installed in your system can cause problems in new Linux distributions.
How to Fix “libcrypto.so.1.0.0: no version information available required by ./PacketTracer7” Error for Linux Packet Tracer 7 on Linux?
If you see the “libcrypto.so.1.0.0” error in Terminal when you run Packet Tracer on Linux, you need to verify if this package is installed on your system. If you have “libcrypto.so.1.0.0” installed on your Linux system and still can not start Packet Tracer, you need to reinstall the package.
What is “libcrypto.so.1.0.0” on Linux? The libcrypto package is a library for building C++ programs that use cryptographic algorithms. The library uses the Pipes and Filters architecture with intensive use of templates and abstract base classes.
To resolve the (libcrypto.so.1.0.0: no version information available required by ./PacketTracer7) error on your Linux system, first, open the Terminal on your desktop and go to Root access.
To install the required libcrypto package for Packet Tracer 7 on Linux, execute the following commands in Terminal.
1) sudo apt-get update
2) sudo apt-get install libssl1.0.0
If you run the ./PacketTracer7 command again and you get the same error, you should execute the next command.
3) cp -i /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libcrypto.so.1.0.0 /opt/pt/bin/
cp: overwrite '/opt/pt/bin/libcrypto.so.1.0.0'? Y -->> Press Y (Yes).
Starting Cisco Packet Tracer…
If you get an error trying to install the libssl1.0.0 package on Linux, update your /etc/apt/sources.list repository. If you are still unable to build libssl1.0.0, you can use the following commands.