Re: gtk 2.0.x or 2.9+ for etch g-i ? (Was: graphics or text as default)
Josselin Mouette wrote:
> Le mercredi 17 mai 2006 à 00:37 +0200, Attilio Fiandrotti a écrit :
>>The above library requirements apply to both GTK 2.9.0 and 2006-03-
>>CVS snapshot (which is older than 2.9.0 ).
>>More recent GTK CVS snapshots require glib 2.11, pango 1.11 ( and
>>0.9.25 i think).
> Does the 2006-03-26 integrate all the necessary changes for DFB?
> interestingly, would it be possible to extract the necessary patches
> DFB and to apply them to 2.8? If they are not invasive, that's
> a better way to go.
That would be possible, but some patching of Makefile is required, as
shown in this patchfile  for GTK 2.8.10 from DFB's CVS repository,
where the GDKDFB project lived for many years before entering GTK
Also, some bugfixes applied to the DFB backend after it was merged
into GTK mainline should be backported.
I just filed reports (and a patch) for two bugs  that currently
prevent GTK 2.9.1 from compiling with the DFB backend.
If GTK team fixes those bugs before GTK 2.9.2 is released, we could
build the GTKDFB libraries without the need for patches to original
Note that GTK 2.9.1 requires pango 1.13 (not udeb-packaged yet), while
GTK 2.9.0 requires only pango 1.12 (available as udeb): if at GTK 2.9.2
release time pango 1.13 should not have udeb-packaged yet, backporting
patches for bugs 342091 and 342093 to GTK 2.9.0 could be an option too.
Tiscali ADSL 4 Mega Flat
Naviga senza limiti a 19,95 Euro al mese con 4 Megabps di velocita'. Attiva subito: hai 2 MESI di canone adsl GRATIS!
In piu', se sei raggiunto dalla rete Tiscali, telefoni senza pagare il canone Telecom.
Scopri subito come risparmiare!