[sword-devel] X11 install mgr question?

Willem van Engen sword-devel@crosswire.org
Sat, 22 Jun 2002 12:35:48 +0200


I have tried to compile installmgr for X11 too, but it couldn't find the
VCL library. And I haven't been able to build it, the Makefile in
apps/X11/VCL just starts building in sword's root. Has anyone ever
built libVCL on linux/unix?

- Willem

On Tue, 18 Jun 2002 22:12:31 +1000
"nic" <nicc@wilderness.cable.nu> wrote:

> I was wondering if it was possible to compile it atm?  there's some 
> issues with the Make stuff in the apps/X11 dirs, with the InstallMgr 
> doing:
> c++  -g -O2  -o installmgr  main.o callbacks.o MainFrm.o 
> -L../../../../lib -lVCL -lSM -lICE -L/sw/lib -L/usr/X11R6/lib -lgtk 
> -lgdk -lgmodule -lglib -ldl -lintl -lXext -lX11 -lm ../intl/libintl.a 
> -lsword -L ../../VCL -lz
> /usr/bin/ld: -L: directory name missing
> make[2]: *** [installmgr] Error 1
> make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
> make: *** [all-recursive-am] Error 2
> at one stage, putting a nasty space after the "-L" flag...  anyway, 
> editing that to be fine still has issues with VCL, cause in the VCL 
> directory I don't know how to compile it, or do whatever you're meant to 
> do with it?  the Makefile in there just points you back to the base dir 
> of sword.......  did a fresh cvs co and it still doesn't seem all that 
> happy, altho this may be cause the x11 install mgr is old, and no longer 
> works, or I'm just too tired to make things work?
> thanks for listening to my ramblings yet again...  :)  all your info and 
> updates re the windows frontend makes me want to have access to a 
> windows box to give it a go, but shall stick to my linux and mac...  :)  
> FYI I gave it a go under WINE the other day, and it didn't fail all that 
> badly...  tis all wine's fault, of course!  ;)
> love ybic
> 	nic...  :)
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