libgnomeprint instructions

Randy McMurchy randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Apr 17 15:00:50 PDT 2005


Bruce Dubbs wrote these words on 04/17/05 16:29 CST:
> I'm trying to install libgnomeprint-2.8.0.1.  As a prereq for gnumeric.
>  I have not installed gnome.  The instructions say:
> 
> ./configure --prefix=`pkg-config --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0` \
>     --sysconfdir=/etc/gnome --disable-gtk-doc
> 
> But ORBit-2.0 is not listed as a dependency.  When I execute:
> 
> pkg-config --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0
> 
> I get no output.  This cannot be correct for --prefix.  This is also not
> explained.  According to svn, DJ inserted these instructions.
> 
> Should we add ORBit-2 as a required dependency?

Something will have to be done. I will ensure to visit this issue
as I'm doing the GNOME-2.10 update, if it can wait for that.

I'm not sure how many folks would be installing lignomeprint
without installing GNOME, though, so it probably doesn't need an
immediate fix.

-- 
Randy

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