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I'm not satisfied with the old yet stable version of codeblocks and I'd like to install the nightly builds. I'm using ubuntu.
The nightly builds are supposed to be here : http://forums.codeblocks.org/index.php/board,20.0.html
but everywhere I go I always see 'linux : none'.
So where can I basically download the last version of codeblocks ?
I also tried to do this : http://wiki.codeblocks.org/index.php...ource_on_Linux
Didn't work either.
When I typed ../configure --prefix=/opt/wx/2.8 \
the result was
checking for gtk+ -version >= 2.0.0... no
*** could not run gtk+ 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 mean GTK+ is incorrectly installed.
The development files for gtk+ were not found. For gtk+ 2, please ensure that pkg-config is in the path and that gtk+-2.0.pc is installed. For gtk+ 1.2 please check that gtk-config is in the path aand that the version is 1.2.3 or above. Also check that the libraries returned by 'pkg-config gtk+-2.0 --libs or 'gtk-config --libs' are in the LD_LIBRARY_PATH or equivalent.
If I type pkg-config gtk+-2.0 --libs, the result is :
package gtk+2.0 was not found in the pkg-config search path.
Perhaps you should add the directory containing 'gtk +-2.pc' to the PKG_CONFIG_PZTH' environment variable
No package 'gtk+-2.0' found.
Yet, if I type update-alternatives --config wx-config, one of the lines of the result is :
selection path priority status
0 /usr/lib/wx/config/gtk2-unicode-release-2.8 288 auto mode
The second command may take some time to complete.
Now you can use the apt-file command to search for the package you need. For example it seem you need the "gtk-config" command to find the package that provides it do:
apt-file search gtk-config
There will probably be a few packages listed. Notice that one of them provides /usr/bin/gtk-config. Since you we know that gtk-config is a command (and /usr/bin/ is the noramal place for commands) we know that this is the package to install (on my system it is libgtk1.2-dev).
When errors are reported from ./configure please try to use the "apt-file search" method to work out what to install.
PS. I notice now that this will not solve the current problem you have asked about...
PPS. Please post the output of config.log
Last edited by evo2; 03-25-2010 at 04:04 AM.
This is never ending, I just downloaded sudo apt-get install libgtk2.0-dev and then typed mkdir build_gtk2_shared_monolithic_unicode
../configure --prefix=/opt/wx/2.8 \
but the 'make' gave me hundreds of errors.
I'm going to go for knudfl's solution instead, the wiki seems not very reliable indeed.
So I typed make from ./trunk.
It's taking a very long time. Millions of lines probably appeared.
Assuming this will work, how do I remove everything that I've done so far regarding this issue and that didn't work ? (I tried everything that has been mentionned here, plus everything that is mentionned in the wiki up to 'su' in 'wxWidgets build')
Well, this didn't work.
I typed make in /trunk, and then sudo make install.
I then restarted the computer.
codeblocks is in applications->programming, and if I click on it, it starts launching but then closes. What can I do now ?