Trouble with glib2, pkg-config and cmake under Debian

Alexander Neundorf neundorf at
Thu Aug 23 03:32:45 BST 2007

On Wednesday 22 August 2007 05:04, Josef Spillner wrote:
> On Wednesday 22 August 2007 10:39:41 Hans Meine wrote:
> > But as Thiago points out, there are problems with programs like cmake and
> > qmake, which need only the path, not the cmdline args for the compiler.
> > This needs workarounds like this (from a .pro file):
> I see. Wouldn't it be wise of us them to request a fix from the pkg-config
> developers then?

Not really. pkgconfig would be cool if it would deliver structured information 
instead of just some strings, but as it is it should really be used only 

It needs to work also without pkgconfig.


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