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Re: On wxGTK and --with-gnomeprint


On Wed, Apr 04, 2012 at 03:22:31PM +0200, Fabio Varesano wrote:
> Hi all,
> I was going to compile KiCAD as per today sources. Unfortunately,
> the compilation now fails with:
> You must use '--with-gnomeprint' or '--with-gtkprint' in your wx
> library configuration.
> I'm using Archlinux with default package for wxGTK which doesn't
> have that config switch enabled.

It isn't the first time wx is not configured differently giving troubles
with kicad... IIRC the first binaries were using *static* wx to avoid
these... it's more a problem of wx, really (for example, with the
default config wx doesn't include OpenGL support... you need it for

No idea on why this requirement was added since I only use plots (since
print output usually sucks big time :P)

Lorenzo Marcantonio
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