r6060 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome xsoft/other

Chris Staub chris at beaker67.com
Fri May 12 22:17:12 PDT 2006


Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Chris Staub wrote:
>> GTK is actually optional. The only required dependency is glib2. There
>> is a text front end that you can build without GTK.
> 
> OK, I wasn't 100% sure of that.  I'll fix it.
>   -- Bruce

Sorry, forgot one more detail (haven't tried building XChat text front 
end for a while...). If you don't have GTK, you have to pass 
"--enable-textfe" to configure to build the text client - otherwise it 
won't build *any* executable binary.



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