Building gnucash for MacPorts + Quartz fails

John Ralls jralls at
Wed Nov 30 23:10:26 EST 2011

On Nov 30, 2011, at 7:11 PM, David T. wrote:

> Graham--
> Are you sure about that? My copy (from Gnucash-Intel-2.4.8.dmg) doesn't invoke X11 , and the wiki page at reinforces that idea. When did you last try the dmg?

The dmgs use gtk-osx [1] rather than MacPorts, as do the instructions on the wiki MacOSX/Quartz page.

That said, there's nothing in the Gnucash config that cares what backend Gtk is using, so it's got to be some dependency that's pulling it in. My first guess would be WebKitGtk...

John Ralls

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