[Techtalk] compile error.

Mary mary-linuxchix at puzzling.org
Mon Feb 7 09:20:16 EST 2005

On Sun, Feb 06, 2005, Shirrell wrote:
> I am trying to upgrade my version of gimp and have worked my way
> through various dependencies.  Finally it seems that Gtk needs the
> pongo backend which in turn depends on Xft and fontconfig.

Can you tell us how you installed these (build/run) dependencies? Did you install
them via -dev packages or by downloading and compiling the source or...?

> I get the following error from the make of fontconfig 2.2.2
> gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I.. -I/usr/include/freetype2 
> /local/etc/fonts\" -I.. -I../src -g -O2 -MT fcfreetype.lo -MD -MP -MF 
> .deps/fcfreet
> ype.Tpo -c fcfreetype.c  -fPIC -DPIC -o .libs/fcfreetype.o
> fcfreetype.c: In function `FcFreeTypeQuery':
> fcfreetype.c:280: `PS_FontInfoRec' undeclared (first use in this function)
> fcfreetype.c:280: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once
> fcfreetype.c:280: for each function it appears in.)
> fcfreetype.c:280: parse error before `psfontinfo'
> fcfreetype.c:739: `psfontinfo' undeclared (first use in this function)

It's looking for a development library it can't find, although I can't
tell which one.


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