libxml and libglade location

Greg Schafer gschafer at zip.com.au
Thu Sep 12 14:29:50 PDT 2002


On Thu, Sep 12, 2002 at 03:26:17PM -0500, Kelledin wrote:
> This is because galeon uses gnome-config to find these packages 
> (and gnome-config expects the packages to be in the same prefix 
> as gnome itself).  Gnome introduced this less-versatile, more 
> restrictive convention for no obvious good reason, and a lot of 
> packages have been stupid enough to follow it.

man gnome-config ?

See the part about the environment and GNOME_PATH. It may help.

One of the more esoteric features of Gnome :)

Greg
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