My d-bus doesn't work, or does it?

John (J5) Palmieri johnp at
Mon Mar 7 18:06:28 PST 2005

On Mon, 2005-03-07 at 20:42, Nick Gray wrote:

> I didn't make it this far! I noticed that the version 0.31 came out and
> I proceeded to download and compile it, the same way. Unfortunately my
> build failed and after a little investigation, I discovered that 0.31 is
> using functions in Gtk version 2.6 ( gtk_combo_box_get_active_text )

Just use the disable-gtk flag:

./configure --disable-gtk

> (My fedora core 3 has 2.4.XXX) Well, I thought I would give yum a try~!
> That didn't work! After several downloads I noticed that I wasn't really
> installing anything. Due to some Yum quirk! Back to the drawing board. I
> tried to do RPM -U, but found out that that there is a lot depending on
> Gtk, and it wasn't very easy to update.
> So now I need to figure out how to either update what I got or build
> something new with all of the up-to-date libs!

This is a bit off topic but if you want cutting edge libs you can
upgrade to fedora rawhide.  Core 3 will not get gtk 2.6.  Core 4 will
have it.  Or you can use the garnome build tree.


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