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Old 06-19-2003, 06:53 PM   #1
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checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr/bin/ginstall -c
checking whether build environment is sane... yes
checking whether make sets ${MAKE}... yes
checking for working aclocal... found
checking for working autoconf... found
checking for working automake... found
checking for working autoheader... found
checking for working makeinfo... found
checking whether to enable maintainer-specific portions of Makefiles... no
checking for gnome-config... no
checking for file in /usr/local/lib... not found
configure: error: Could not find the file that is generated by gnome-libs install

thats the output i get when trying to install grip.
i'm on slackware 9.0 with gnome 2.0
could anyone advise me in the right direction
Old 06-19-2003, 07:01 PM   #2
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Do you have Gnome-libs and gnome-config installed?

Theres a bunch of threads here on grip, search the forums a little and maybe you can find your answer as well.

And Slackware 9 comes with Gnome 2.2, not gnome 2.0.
Old 06-19-2003, 07:04 PM   #3
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sorry bout that and thanks a lot i will check


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