Re: what's going on with gtk+ ????
On Fri, Dec 04, 1998 at 11:01:07AM +0100, Sven LUTHER wrote:
> i just saw that the new gtk+/glib 1.1.5 are available, but they are now named
> gtk+/glib1.1.5 instead of gtk+/glib 1.1 as was the case for glib1.1.4 and
> gtk+1.1.3 ...
> what is the reason of this ? is it a bug or are there some fundamental
> difference between both versions, as was between the 1.0 serie and the 1.1 one.
Because the soname changed. The way it was going is that when a new gtk+ came
out it broke EVERY gtk+1.1 app when the user upgraded to the new one.
> yesterday i tried to compile gnome-libs for the powerpc arch, and encoutered
> some problems regarding this. it seems that all the gtk things are right now
> compiled against gtk1.0.x, in particular imlib-progs and imlib-dev depend on
> gtk1-dev, which conflict with gtk1.1-dev, so it is not possible to compile
> gtk1.1 stuff with gnome ??? i thought latest version of gnome needs gtk1.1 and
> not gtk1.0, but maybe i am mistaken.
Uhm. imlib uses gtk+1.1 now. the new gtk+ packages have a Provides: libgtk-dev,
libgtk1.1-dev, so there shouldn't be an issue there....
What version of imlib are you using? Also, gnome needs gtk+1.1.
balmeida@terminus [~]: dpkg -s gdk-imlib-dev
Status: install ok installed
Maintainer: Brian M. Almeida <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Replaces: gdk-imlib-nonfree-dev, libgdk-imlib-nonfree-dev, libgdk-imlib-dev
Depends: imlib-base, gdk-imlib1, imlib-progs, libgtk-dev | libgtk1.1-dev,
libjpeg62-dev, libpng2-dev, libtiff3g-dev, zlib1g-dev, libungif3g-dev |
Conflicts: gdk-imlib-nonfree-dev, libgdk-imlib-nonfree-dev, libgdk-imlib-dev