Missing or broken libXfixes.so.3 library


The XFixes library provides better copy/paste support from X to Windows applications.


On CrossOver 17 and greater, the simplest solution to fix this issue is to run:
/path/to/cxoffice/bin/cxfix missinglibxfixes missinglibxfixes.amd64
Or add --show-all to see how CrossOver would fix it on your platform and others.

Alternatively you may try one of the commands below.

  • For 32-bit Windows applications
32-bit Arch Linux : pacman -Syu libxfixes
64-bit Arch Linux : pacman -Syu lib32-libxfixes
Debian : apt-get install libxfixes3:i386
32-bit Fedora : yum install libXfixes
64-bit Fedora : yum install libXfixes.i686 libXfixes.x86_64
32-bit openSUSE >= 11.2 : zypper install xorg-x11-libXfixes
64-bit openSUSE >= 11.2 : zypper install xorg-x11-libXfixes-32bit
32-bit openSUSE >= 12.1 : zypper install libXfixes3
64-bit openSUSE >= 12.1 : zypper install libXfixes3-32bit
  • For 64-bit Windows applications
Arch Linux : pacman -Syu libxfixes
Debian : apt-get install libxfixes3:amd64
Fedora : yum install libXfixes.x86_64
openSUSE >= 11.2 : zypper install xorg-x11-libXfixes
openSUSE >= 12.1 : zypper install libXfixes3
  • cxfix --show-all may have more up-to-date fixes.
  • The commands usually also apply to newer versions of the distributions above as well as derived distributions. So for instance a fix for Debian 7 may still be valid for the latest Debian Testing and is typically also applicable to Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Deepin and Pop! OS. Similarly a fix for Fedora likely also works on Red Hat Enterprise Linux, CentOS, etc.
Last modified on 2020-10-13 21:29:42 by François Gouget
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