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I barely know anything about linux, but I'm trying to install GAIM. In order to do that I need to have GTK which itself needs GLIB, ATK, and Pango installed. I got GLIB installed fine but I can't get the others to install. When I try to ./configure ATK it tells me:
checking for GLIB - version >= 2.0.0... no
*** Could not run GLIB test program, checking why...
*** The test program failed to compile or link. See the file config.log for the
*** exact error that occured. This usually means GLIB is incorrectly installed.
*** GLIB 2.0.0 or better is required. The latest version of
*** GLIB is always available from <linuxquestions complained about this url>
I don't understand this since I just installed the latest version of GLIB. I tried to ./configure Pango and it said:
checking for fontconfig >= 1.0.1... Package fontconfig was not found in the pkg-config search path.
Perhaps you should add the directory containing `fontconfig.pc'
to the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable
No package 'fontconfig' found
configure: WARNING: No fontconfig found, skipping tests for FreeType and Xft
configure: error: *** Didn't find any of FreeType, X11, or Win32.
*** Must have at least one backend to build Pango.