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Old 03-11-2012, 05:21 PM   #1
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compilation error webkitgtk


Version:Slackware 13.37/stable/x86_64 (Multilib)

I am currently attempting to update webkitgtk-1.3.4-x86_64-1_SBo with the current stable webkitgtk-1.6.3.
I have adjusted the slackbuild to notice the updated package. The compilation stops with the following error.

Code:
checking for GAIL... no
configure: error: Package requirements (gail-3.0 >= 3.0) were not met:

No package 'gail-3.0' found

Consider adjusting the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable if you
installed software in a non-standard prefix.

Alternatively, you may set the environment variables GAIL_CFLAGS
and GAIL_LIBS to avoid the need to call pkg-config.
Checking for gail shows me the version of gail installed in my system.

Code:
ldconfig -v | grep gail*
        libgailutil.so.18 -> libgailutil.so.18.0.1
I have looked and can't find gail-3.0.
http://git.gnome.org/browse/gail/ has the following...

Code:
Tag	Download	Author	Age
GAIL_1_22_3	commit 1d41e84416...	Li Yuan	4 years
GAIL_1_22_1	commit 4c431d6832...	Li Yuan	4 years
GAIL_1_22_0	commit 96b6668300...	Li Yuan	4 years
GAIL_1_21_5	commit b5d2f80baa...	Li Yuan	4 years
GAIL_1_20_2	commit b8928c1c39...	Li Yuan	4 years
GAIL_1_20_1	commit d3d368be61...	Li Yuan	4 years
GAIL_1_20_0	commit 51d1014940...	Li Yuan	4 years
GAIL_1_19_6	commit 0625ee92dd...	Li Yuan	5 years
GAIL_1_19_3	commit 0035bedef2...	Li Yuan	5 years
GAIL_1_19_1	commit ab9e0733e8...	Li Yuan	5 years
I added
Code:
LDFLAGS="-L/usr/lib${LIBDIRSUFFIX}" \
to the Slackbuild, but it didn't help.

I'm a bit puzzled and hopefully someone can guide me through this.

Best regards

Last edited by trillobyte; 03-11-2012 at 05:23 PM.
 
Old 03-11-2012, 05:48 PM   #2
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"Gail has been merged into GTK+ and is no longer a module":
http://mail.gnome.org/archives/gnome.../msg00040.html
 
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Old 03-11-2012, 06:07 PM   #3
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Quote:
Originally Posted by zk1234 View Post
"Gail has been merged into GTK+ and is no longer a module":
http://mail.gnome.org/archives/gnome.../msg00040.html
That certainly explains it!
Thanks for the help and the quick reply.

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