system popt

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at
Mon May 24 12:34:32 PDT 2010

On Mon, May 24, 2010 at 5:54 AM, Matthias Clasen <mclasen at> wrote:
> Hey, I built 0.24 in Fedora and tried to switch to using system
> libraries. Using system glib is fine, but when using system popt,
> I get errors like the following:
> checking for GCALCTOOL... configure: error: Package requirements (
>    gtk+-2.0 >= 2.18
>    gconf-2.0 >= 1.1.9
>    gio-2.0
>    libxml-2.0
>    gmodule-export-2.0
> ) were not met:
> Couldn't parse Cflags field into an argument vector: missing argument
> Consider adjusting the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable if you
> installed software in a non-standard prefix.
> Alternatively, you may set the environment variables GCALCTOOL_CFLAGS
> and GCALCTOOL_LIBS to avoid the need to call pkg-config.
> See the pkg-config man page for more details.

Could you take a look in config.log to see exactly how pkg-config is
being invoked?


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