building from svn

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Fri Jan 24 12:02:09 EST 2014


alessandro basili <alessandro.basili at> writes:

> Hi there,
> I'm having issues in building from source:
>> configure: error: Library requirements (glib->2.0 >= 2.28 gio-2.0
>> >= 2.25 gthread-2.0 gobject-2 gmodule-2) not met; consider
>> adjusting the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable if your
>> libraries are in a nonstandard prefix so pkg-config can find them.
> here's my apt-cache show for the gir1.0-glib-2.0 package which should
> contain all of the required libraries:

Umm.. what is "gir1.0-glib-2.0"?  GnuCash needs "glib", not "gir".

> Does anyone knows how to build on debian/squeeze?
> Thanks,

Start with:

apt-get build-dep gnucash

Then add anything else that's necessary for the newer version.

> Al


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