More on cairo

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Mon Mar 19 16:10:48 PDT 2007


Randy McMurchy wrote:
> Bruce Dubbs wrote these words on 03/19/07 17:52 CST:
> 
>> OK.  Let me be sure I unserstand.  Remove librsvg and poppler and use
>> GTK+-2.10.11.  Is there anything else?
> 
> Well, it's impossible to install GTK+ without cairo being installed
> first. Therefore, I wouldn't have it (GTK+) on my system. I would
> like to see cairo build properly first, then move on to the packages
> that *require* cairo. Then, and only then, perhaps go back and
> install cairo again using the extra packages to perform the extended
> tests.
> 
> At least that's how I'm seeing it. Do you agree?

OK, I'll try that.  My test system is mostly for that type of thing.  I
may have some packages already installed that need cairo (I don't recall
for sure) but I won't need them for this test.  I'll let you know how it
turns out.

  -- Bruce




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