[lfs-dev] LFS SVN and Systemd Report

Andrew Benton andy at benton.eu.com
Thu May 31 15:10:20 PDT 2012


On Thu, 31 May 2012 22:38:21 +0100
Jeremy Huntwork <jhuntwork at lightcubesolutions.com> wrote:

> Since when does glib require Python?

I think Python's been a required dep since glib-2.32. It may be
possible to build glib without python but it will need more than
configure switches.

> Are you using glib2? IIRC, 
> pkg-config up until recently shipped with glib1 sources and built that 
> in its own build system. In fact pkg-config's page says it uses 
> glib-1.2.10 - that's lightweight and has no external deps.

glib-1.2.10 is 11 years old and would probably need a lot of work to
get it to compile.

Andy



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