Re: Compiling Sawfish on Slackware 12.0

"Andrea Vettorello" <andrea vettorello gmail com> writes:

> On Wed, Apr 30, 2008 at 7:39 PM, Joel J. Adamson <jadamson partners org> wrote:
>>  Did I use the wrong value for "--with-libglade?"
> Sawfish themer is based on GTK+ 1.2 and was never ported to GTK+ 2.0
> or higher. If you want to build it (or attempt to build it ^__^) you
> probably need to install GTK+ 1.2 and an old version of libglade, on
> Debian libglade-xgettext is inside libglade0-dev  1:0.17-9 (version
> should be 0.17).

Okay: is there a way to build sawfish without the themer for real?  By
that I mean can I configure it so these errors won't be fatal?
Configure says that it's not building the themer, but this problem seems
to be connected to building themer!

>From the outside, the build system looks like a mess, I'm wondering if
>all the warnings that are thrown out are really harmless?. I know
>nothing about autoconf, but seems the time to look at documentation has

Perhaps: I hope I'm helping out Sawfish in general.


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