libXft and

Rita rmorgan466 at
Thu Dec 6 05:06:04 PST 2012

thanks for the reply. what is the best list for this type of question. And
I agree, LD_LIBRARY_PATH is desperation. I am certain I have the correct
PKG_CONFIG_PATH. Just not sure why it needs an XML library to build this.

On Tue, Dec 4, 2012 at 7:03 PM, David Nečas <yeti at> wrote:

> On Tue, Dec 04, 2012 at 06:47:19PM -0500, Rita wrote:
> > Any thoughts?
> This does not seem to be the right list for your question.
> Anyway, LDGLAGS is nonsensical variable.  Difficult to tell whether you
> made the same typo when actually running the command.  Or, in fact, what
> is the problem if someone have not run into it himself.
> Generaly, PKG_CONFIG_PATH, LD_LIBRARY_PATH and PATH should be set to
> contain the corresponding directories in your ‘different location‘
> before system locations.  Setting LDFLAGS and/or LIBS is already
> deseprate a bit but it may be needed occasionally.
> Yeti

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