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Re: Installing GTK+

Eduardo M KALINOWSKI <ekalin@gmail.com> wrote in

> John Salmon wrote:
>> I'm trying to compile the first program from "GTK+ 2.0 Tutorial"
>> located in  the GNOME Documentation Library on the gnome.org website.
>> [snip]
>> The command (also from the same place) is;
>> johns@peace:~/tut$ >gcc base.c 'pkg-config --cflags --libs gtk+-2.0'
>> The response I get from the compiler is;
>> gcc: pkg-config --cflags --libs gik+-2.0: no such file or directory
>> base.c:1:21: error: gtk/gtk.h: No such file or directory
>> base.c:3: error: conflicting types for 'argv'
>> base.c:3: error: previous definition of 'argv' was here
>> base.c: in function 'main':
>> base.c:5: error: 'GtkWidget' undeclared (first use in this function)
>> base.c:5: error: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once
>> base.c:5: error: for each function it appears in.)
>> base.c:6: error: 'window' undeclared (first use in this function)
>> base.c:8: error: 'argc' undeclared (first use in this function)
>> base.c:10: error: expected ';' before 'window'
>> johns@peace:~/tut$ >
>> The first line seems to indicate that I'm missing the whole package.
> No, you're missing the development package. Run
> # apt-get install libgtk2.0-dev
> to get it.

Actually, there were a number of stupid typos in the source and in yhe 
command line. Plus, I thought I had installed the 'gnome-devel' package, 
but hadn't. Everything now runs without a hitch. Thanks all for the support 
and the understanding.

John Salmon
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