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Re: On wxGTK and --with-gnomeprint
I'm also using archlinux and ran into this issue with compiling. If
there's a fallback to PS printing, I wonder if it would make more
sense to get a warning rather than an error during build.
However it's easy to rebuild wxgtk on arch with libgnomeprint support:
- install libgnomeprint and libgnomeprint from aur:
- yaourt -Sy libgnomeprint libgnomeprintui
- build wxgtk from abs, it will automatically detect libgnomeprint,
so no configuration necessary
- make sure abs is up to date
- copy /var/abs/extra/wxgtk to your favorite build location and go
to the wxgtk folder
- makepkg -i
- build kicad
On Thu, Apr 5, 2012 at 9:23 AM, Alexander Zakamaldin <zaka62@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> 1. There is no extended gnome dependency for libgnomeprintui. The gnome
> haters shan't worry.
> 2. Even built with gnomeprint support wx doesn't need the libgnomeprint to be
> installed. It is dlopened.
> 3. You may feel free to comment out lines 43-51 in common.h. In this case you
> will fall back to PS generic printing which in fact is a stub for the printing
> support in wx.
>>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
>>I'm using Archlinux with default package for wxGTK which doesn't have
>>that config switch enabled.
>>I'm worried because I think that enabling that switch would make the
>>whole gnome a dependency for wxGTK, so I guess that it wouldn't ever
>>make enabled on non Gnome based distributions requiring ad-hoc wxGTK
>>compilation just for KiCAD.
>>Is this actually the case or am I missing something?
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