How to install a software relying on taglib on a linux OS with out taglib?

Scott Wheeler wheeler at
Tue Aug 24 10:28:44 CEST 2010

On 08/23/2010 01:49 PM, Jeff Mitchell wrote:
> [...] For instance, an installation with nearly any KDE packages in  
> it is
> likely to have taglib as well, but a pure-GNOME installation may not.

Default GNOME installs tend to have it as well since it's pulled in by  
the GStreamer plugins packages, which in turn all of the GNOME  
multimedia stuff requires.

> [...] It would be far easier for you to say "install taglib from  
> your system packages if you don't have it already"

Don't most of the new-fandangled package manager thingers try to  
resolve dependencies from remote repos by default now?


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