libxml and libglade location

Larry Lawrence larry at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Sep 13 07:51:25 PDT 2002


Greg Schafer wrote:

> 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

This was the answer (I never doubted it). Thanks alot.

Larry
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