Configure check for gtkhtml is wrong?

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Tue Apr 20 12:57:58 EDT 2004

Unfortunately I have no idea why the order is the way it is.  If
someone else knows please pipe up.  I have no objection to changing
the search order to try to build against >= 1.1 before falling back to
< 1.1, unless there is a specific reason to do it this way?


"Peter O'Gorman" <peter at> writes:

> Hi,
> gnucash-1.8.9 checks for gtkhtml < 1.1 and if not found looks for
> gtkhtml >= 1.1 ... I'd think that this is the wrong way around,
> apparently 1.1 fixes some issues with invoice printing, but if a lower
> version of gtkhtml is installed (both 1.1 and 1.0 can be installed
> simultaneously) then it will find that one. This makes packaging it a
> bit troublesome :(
> Is this just an oversight, can the order be reversed without breaking anything?
> Peter
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