Gtk2 and gtk-config

Nathan Coulson conathan at
Sun Mar 14 01:03:18 PST 2004

> Hello,
> how about gtk-config?
> After installing gtk2, no gtk-config script exists.
> I searched the gtk1-package and realized, that gtk-config is hardcoded to
> version 1.2
> Does this mean, that each package, running gtk-config needs gtk-1 ?
> Or is it possible to provide a similar script for gtk2?
> If so, could such a script be added to the gtk2 configure section?
> I think it's quite a silly thing, install gtk1 just for having a script
> called
> gtk-config (if the script is not thight to the 1.2 release).
> Kind regards
> Reinhard

GTK2, uses pkgconfig if I recall.  I dont think GTK2 can replace GTK1 like
you want above.

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