Chromedriver error on Ubuntu

June 22, 2014

I was seeing the following error when running Chromedriver on Ubuntu

/usr/lib/chromium-browser/chromedriver: error while loading shared libraries: libgfx.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

This can be simply fixed by placing the following links

sudo ln -s /usr/lib/chromium-browser/libs/lib*.so /usr/lib/