Problem with pkgconfig on Mac

Daniel Macks dmacks at
Thu Feb 15 07:35:29 PST 2007

On Thu, Feb 15, 2007 at 07:23:41AM -0700, James Mckenzie wrote:
> P. Tenny:
> Might I suggest using Fink?  I don't think that DawinPorts is maintained any more (I may be incorrect, but it was not the last time I checked.)

DarwinPorts renamed itself to MacPorts.

> I've had no problems with Fink other than the fact that the base products for GTK ad GTK+ were not creating .pc files (and they should not as they do not create the development libraries).

Fink's gtk2 .pc and other development files are in the "gtk+2-dev"
package--stole Debian's idea of libraries being divided across several
component packages in order to avoid breakage when libraries change
their interfaces.


Daniel Macks
dmacks at

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