Tollef Fog Heen tfheen at
Mon Dec 12 10:51:47 PST 2005

* Rick Sivernell 

| I ran pkg-config --libs gtk+-2.0 and libpng12.pc is in /usr/local/lib/pkgconfig
| RSivernell:/opt/downloads/xfce4/xfce- # pkg-config --libs gtk+-2.0
| Package libpng12 was not found in the pkg-config search path.
| Perhaps you should add the directory containing `libpng12.pc'
| to the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable
| Package 'libpng12', required by 'cairo', not found
| RSivernell:/opt/downloads/xfce4/xfce- #

It needs to find the libpng12.pc, as you have listed below.

I believe you might want to reconfigure pkg-config with
as a parameter to configure.  make; make install

This will fix the problem permanently, or you can just add
/usr/lib64/pkgconfig to PKG_CONFIG_PATH.

Tollef Fog Heen                                                        ,''`.
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