koffice 1.5.0 heads up
bdubbs at swbell.net
Fri Apr 14 18:21:03 PDT 2006
Miguel Bazdresch wrote:
> I recently built koffice 1.5.0. I noticed a few things regarding krita:
> - it requires littleCMS, libjpeg and libexif. It won't build without
> those. ("Won't build" means that configure excludes krita from the
> build process. The actual build will complete without error but krita
> is not built).
> - when checking for libjpeg, it looks for libjpeg6b. The library (as
> installed by BLFS) doesn't have the 6b at the end:
> $ l /usr/lib/libjpeg*
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 162K Nov 18 20:47 /usr/lib/libjpeg.a
> -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 469 Nov 18 20:47 /usr/lib/libjpeg.la*
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 17 Nov 18 20:47 /usr/lib/libjpeg.so -> libjpeg.so.62.0.0*
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 17 Nov 18 20:47 /usr/lib/libjpeg.so.62 -> libjpeg.so.62.0.0*
> -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 138K Nov 18 20:47 /usr/lib/libjpeg.so.62.0.0*
Which is exactly the same version as RHEL4. Even the .la file is
identical. (RH doesn't have the .a file.)
> I worked around this by creating a symlink but that's hacky.
The only other thing I can think of is to change the Makefile.
> I hope this is useful to the koffice page maintainer.
Yes it is.
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