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Old 12-23-2011, 08:58 AM   #1
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Minor problem with SlackBuilds E17 upgrade for Edje

Got the new upgrades to E17 today
But Edje would not build complaining that there was no "ecore-evas" and "ecore-file".
Found this here

added "--enable-ecore-evas" and "--enable-ecore-file" to Slackbuild and tried to build it, but it quit saying error no such options available, etc

then I manually did the ./configure blah blah from terminal and it configured fine, don't know why editing the Slackbuild didnt work, maybe I edited it wrong??

Code: line 65: --enable-ecore-file: command not found
checking for EDJE... no
configure: error: Package requirements (
    eina >= 1.1.0
    eet >= 1.5.0
    evas >= 1.1.0
    ecore >= 1.1.0
    ecore-evas >= 1.1.0
    ecore-file >= 1.1.0
    embryo >= 1.1.0
   ) were not met:

No package 'ecore-evas' found
any help appreciated!
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Those (evas & ecore) are dependencies of edje.

You have to build them before building edje. You can't just enable them in the build file because they don't exist on your system.
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OK, seems it's been fixed and updated

@R3V0LV3R, the problem was that ecore was not set by default in ./configure options to enable ecore-evas and ecore-file, both of which are required by edje
and yes, obviously they must be in the build file for ecore to be built with those options, they aren't separate packages.
anyway, problem solved!

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