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Old 05-16-2006, 08:28 PM   #1
grb137
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Problem installing ICEWM


Hello - linux newbie here.

Running Fedora 5, and I wanted to try using IceWM instead of gnome.

I searched in vain for an rpm containing icewm for fedora 5 (I found it for previous versions of fedora core, but I assume these wouldn't be appropriate?)

Anyway, so I decided to try a manual install.

I ran ./configure, and it aborted with the following error:
checking for imlib-config... no
configure: error: imlib-config can not be found

I verified that imlib is indeed installed on my computer at /usr/bin, so apparently something isn't set properly?

I even tried specifying the path of imlib_config:
./configure --with-imlib=/usr/bin

Same error.

Suggestions?
 
Old 05-17-2006, 08:50 AM   #2
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anyone?
 
Old 05-17-2006, 02:22 PM   #3
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I'd guess its missing the imlib development package, not the imlib binary.
 
Old 08-13-2006, 07:39 AM   #4
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see if this helps
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi....php?p=2377730
 
  


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