r19641 - gnucash/trunk/packaging/win32 - Revert r19576, r19590, r19593, r19601: "Update gtk versions..."

Phil Longstaff plongstaff at rogers.com
Sun Oct 10 14:54:28 EDT 2010

It looks as though Fedora 14 which is due out soon will have 2.20 for
its mingw32-gtk package, so I should be able to rebuild webkit using


On Tue, 2010-10-05 at 22:35 +0200, Christian Stimming wrote:
> Am Tuesday 05 October 2010 schrieb Phil Longstaff:
> > Thanks.  This is probably the best solution for now.  The previous webkit
> > build was done on a fedora VM using the mingw cross environment.
> > 
> > What was gtk-2.20 supposed to give us that was useful?  Just a newer build?
> The newer aqbanking5/gwenhywfar4 combination has many new features and new 
> supported banks and (the best of all) it gets rid of Qt. However, it requires 
> gtk >= 2.18. We cannot use gtk-2.18 due to some known bugs with the gtk theme 
> on windows (or something like that), so we are stuck to 2.16. This means we 
> cannot use the newest aqbanking/gwenhywfar and get rid of qt unless we upgrade 
> to 2.20.
> Also, 2.16 is now almost two years old and I was expecting some significant 
> improvements in terms of windows GUI performance and such, but that's just a 
> lesser priority.
> Regards,
> Christian

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