Compile C++/TagLib with g++?

Kyle gonemad at
Tue Jun 28 07:26:19 CEST 2011

isnt there a NO_CONFIG define or something? i remember setting something
like that when i built it

On Tue, Jun 28, 2011 at 12:52 AM, Phong Cao <phngcv at> wrote:

> Hello everybody,
> I am trying to build a small music manager that uses TagLib to read
> metadata from audio streams. However, I was unable to compile the program.
> Here is what I tried:
> g++ -g /home/phongcao/dingo/ -o /home/phongcao/dingo/main
> `pkg-config taglib-config --cflags --libs gtkmm-2.4`
> And this was what g++ returned:
> Package taglib-config was not found in the pkg-config search path.
> Perhaps you should add the directory containing `taglib-config.pc'
> to the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable
> No package 'taglib-config' found
> According to the TagLib API documentation: "TagLib installs a taglib-config
> and pkg-config file to make it easier to integrate into various build
> systems".
> However, I am a total newbie on TagLib and do not know how to compile it
> using g++, and there was nothing more than the above statement in the API
> documentation.
> Does any of you guys here know how to compile TagLib with g++? if so please
> share!
> Thank you for reading my message! Have a good day!
> Best regards,
> --
> Phong V. Cao
> phngcv at
> caoph at
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