Missing optional dependency for pango-1.2.3?

Guido Schimmels guido.schimmels at freenet.de
Sun Jul 6 16:12:57 PDT 2003

On Sun, 6 Jul 2003 23:42:25 +0100
Matthew Burgess <ca9mbu at hermes.sunderland.ac.uk> wrote:

> I was under the impression that Xft (not Xft2) was bundled with X.

Xft2 is included in XFree-4.3.  

>  If
> that's not correct then how come pango's ./configure script couldn't
> see it as I have X installed.  Both X and pango were installed
> by-the-book.  Could anyone else confirm that they do/don't have
> the libpangoxft library installed (should be under /usr/lib)?

Because pkg-config looks only in /usr/lib/pkgconfig by default.
You have to add /usr/X11R6/lib/pkgconfig to PKG_CONFIG_PATH.
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