Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!


  Search this Thread
Old 03-07-2009, 01:04 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Feb 2008
Posts: 7

Rep: Reputation: 0
how to upgrade Gtk and glib

Hello Everybody,

I m using Redhat 5 server edition,

I want to install EVolution, i downloaded the stable version of Evolution from site, i got a bz2 file i extracted it and while running ./configure command i got error message that gtk glib pango and other many lib files are not found, one by one i downloaded all the libs and configured but while installing now the same error that you that older version of gtk and glib, please help. I already downloaded and installed all the programs as specified in the configure file.

But still the same error.

Please help me.

Thanks in advance

Chetan khatri
Old 03-07-2009, 04:07 PM   #2
Senior Member
Registered: May 2008
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 1,033

Rep: Reputation: 69
You're better off using yum install gtk; yum install glib; yum install pango
Old 03-08-2009, 08:30 AM   #3
LQ Newbie
Registered: Feb 2008
Posts: 7

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
i have already installed the gtk and glib but the versions are older, i tried installing the newer version and successfully installed also but i cannot use those newer version.


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
GTK+ programs on Windows without having to install GTK+, GLib, etc Nylex Programming 2 02-19-2006 02:33 PM
Freerock uninstall stole GTK looking for up-to-date pango, atk, gtk, glib and xft tgz Oholiab Slackware 8 09-18-2005 12:57 PM
can't install gtk 2.4.4: "Requested 'glib-2.0 >= 2.4.0' but version of GLib is 2.2.3 webazoid Linux - Software 0 07-15-2004 07:07 PM
help with GLIB and GTK BajaNick Linux - Software 3 12-25-2003 06:42 PM
Gtk/glib tombomb300 Linux - Software 7 10-01-2003 03:30 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:30 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration