how to compile source after I apt-get source it ?
I've downloaded the source of tilda package with
apt-get source tilda
I've gone ahead and edited a few files there, now I need to compile the binary.
How can I do this "the debian way" ?
Doing a simple ./configure gets me this :
checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c
checking pkg-config is at least version 0.9.0... yes
checking for PACKAGE... configure: error: Package requirements
(gtk+-2.0 >= 2.0.0, gthread-2.0, vte) were not met:
No package 'vte' found
This is normal because I probably don't have lib-foo-dev.
So the questions are :
a. How do I know what packages does tilda depends on to compile on my system ?
b. Is there a debian utility that would go and get those packages for me ?
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