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Old 04-05-2012, 01:04 AM   #1
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cairo's image surface backend feature could be enable ... no

Hello everyone

when i ./configure cario-1.12-0. and then give me an error as below:

checking for cairo's image surface backend feature...
checking for pixman ... no
checking whether cairo's image surface backend feature could be enable... no (requires pitman-1 >=0.22.0
configure: error: mandatory image surface backend feature could not be enable.

how to do it which can be configured successfully?

Old 04-06-2012, 01:19 AM   #2
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read the install instructions and install all the required software needed for building it
the two files called
Old 04-06-2012, 03:05 AM   #3
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thanks, John.

this question is resolved. I don't know how to resolved....

however, it is resolved.

maybe i have install ubuntu update via apt-get dist-upgrade..

whatever, thank you!
Old 10-21-2012, 11:43 PM   #4
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I met the same problem with ubuntu11.10. pixman-1 is there (version 0.22.0). Not sure what is wrong!
Could you please help me out this? Thanks a lot!



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