glib dependancy in KDE3.x

Tim Jansen tim at
Thu Mar 6 19:01:23 GMT 2003

On Thursday 06 March 2003 19:41, George Staikos wrote:
> > P.S. How do you plan to detect glib in configure checks? Do you plan to
> > use pkg-config? Should KDE provice .pc files too? If we decide to do
> > that, we'd probably have to extend pkg-config a bit...
>    pkg-config was quite a nightmare to get working when I had to set it up
> to install swfdec.  I really hope this doesn't happen soon.  At least not
> until pkg-config is cleaned up and more widespread.

GStreamer also uses pkg-config, and it works very well (thanks to the help of  
Thomas Vander Stichele who rewrote my original script). You can find it in 


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