Testing a Windows build
warlord at MIT.EDU
Thu Jan 15 17:24:25 EST 2009
Is this a clean build?
Did you remove all your previous "dependencies"?
Quoting Stephen Grant Brown <sg_brown at mcmedia.com.au>:
> Hi All,
> I have just updated the Packaging dir on a Windows XP Machine vi svn update.
> I then run install.sh.
> It fixed a lot of conftest.c file not found erros which previously resulted
> in install.sh not running to completion.
> Now I get the following
> Extracting goffice-0.7.2.tar.bz2 ... done
> patching file `goffice/Makefile.am'
> patching file `goffice/utils/go-file.c'
> patching file `goffice/gtk/goffice-gtk.c'
> libtoolize: `/C/soft/autotools/share/aclocal/libtool.m4' is serial 48, less
> than 52 in `aclocal.m4'
> To remain compatible, you should update your `aclocal.m4' by running
> snip -----------------------------------------------
> checking for GOFFICE... configure: error: Package requirements (
> glib-2.0 >= 2.8.0
> gobject-2.0 >= 2.16.0
> gmodule-2.0 >= 2.16.0
> gio-2.0 >= 2.16.0
> libgsf-1 >= 1.14.9
> libxml-2.0 >= 2.4.12
> pango >= 1.8.1
> pangocairo >= 1.8.1
> cairo >= 1.2.0
> cairo-svg >= 1.2.0
> cairo-pdf >= 1.2.0
> cairo-ps >= 1.2.0
> gtk+-2.0 >= 2.6.0
> libglade-2.0 >= 2.3.6
> libgnomeui-2.0 >= 2.0.0
> ) were not met:
> Requested 'libgsf-1 >= 1.14.9' but version of libgsf-1 is 1.14.5
> Consider adjusting the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable if you
> installed software in a non-standard prefix.
> Alternatively, you may set the environment variables GOFFICE_CFLAGS
> and GOFFICE_LIBS to avoid the need to call pkg-config.
> See the pkg-config man page for more details.
> What do I do to fix this?
> Yours sincerely Stephen Grant Brown
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Derek Atkins" <warlord at MIT.EDU>
> To: "Andreas Köhler" <andi5.py at gmx.net>
> Cc: "gnucash-devel mailing list" <gnucash-devel at gnucash.org>; "gnucash-user
> mailing list" <gnucash-user at gnucash.org>
> Sent: Friday, January 16, 2009 5:36 AM
> Subject: Re: Testing a Windows build
>> If you're going to do this could you also make sure to backport
>> the memory fix that causes gnucash to die when you close an invoice
>> Andreas Köhler <andi5.py at gmx.net> writes:
>>> I have updated a bunch of libraries used for bundling the GnuCash
>>> installer on Windows. The two most important changes are
>>> * Update libtool. This greatly reduces compilation times, mainly for
>>> * Update GTK+ and remove libgnomeprint*. I hope that this might finally
>>> fix some of our printing problems.
>>> Any of these updates might break GnuCash somewhere else though and I
>>> personally simply do not use GnuCash on Windows a lot. That is why I
>>> created a new installer for testing, which is not yet to be released.
>>> You can find it here:
>>> (md5sum: 5ed6992eb1eb6f98b94cdbd3bd272ca7)
>>> The version need not be regarded as unstable, but please make sure you
>>> make a backup of your data file before you test it, I hope as usual. It
>>> also does not contain every fix yet that will be included in GnuCash
>>> 2.2.9, the invoice closing crasher should have gone now though.
>>> So I invite you to give it a try and use it, both for those use cases
>>> that always failed for you and as in day-to-day business. If you know a
>>> bug that got fixed, add a comment there, otherwise create a new one or
>>> comment here on the mailing list.
>>> Thanks to all volunteers!
>>> -- andi5
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