Re: Problem with gnomeConf.sh.
On Sat, Jun 24, 2006 at 10:52:08AM +0300, Mihai Felseghi wrote:
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> Bas Wijnen wrote:
> > On Sat, Jun 24, 2006 at 09:25:15AM +0300, Mihai Felseghi wrote:
> >> Hello again mentors, I've started to package from sratch gsubedit
> >> (a subtitle editor for Gnme) but wen I run the configure script it
> >> keeps complaining about the missing of gnomeConf.sh file (I already
> >> installed the dev libraries for gnome) but still didn't worked.So I'
> >> ve started googleing and found out that this file it only exists in
> >> gnome 1.x but this is not avalaible anymore, so please tell me what to
> >> do in a situation like this?
> > Well, there are two options, an acceptable and fast one, and a good and slow
> > one. :-) The fast one is to depend on the gnome 1 libraries, the slow one to
> > port the program to use gnome 2. Or do you mean by "is not available anymore"
> > that the old libraries aren't in Debian anymore at all? In that case only the
> > slow option would be possible of course.
> > Thanks,
> > Bas
> I've done a little investigation and found out that the gnomeConf.sh
> file exists in the lignome-dev 1.4.2-32 package in unstable and i think
> that the configure script searcheas for it in the wrong place for it so
> I'll try to make a patch to point it to the right place.
Be sure to patch the source file, not a generated file.
See eg. #359136.