Re: Should -dev packages providing .pc files depend on pkg-config?
On Sun, Apr 6, 2008 at 6:48 AM, Simon Richter <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> The use case here are people downloading a tarball and building that.
> These people are going to use a prebuilt configure script and expect the
> library to be found by it if the -dev package is installed.
Then the configure script should do:
Checking for pkg-config.... no
ERROR: Please install pkg-config
It's not the dev package's responsibility to ensure gcc/g++/binutils
are installed, I beleive the same applies to pkg-config.
Have a nice day,
Martijn van Oosterhout <email@example.com> http://svana.org/kleptog/