[Thunar-dev] required package thunar-vfs-1 was not found

Mike Massonnet mmassonnet at gmail.com
Fri Mar 21 20:48:01 CET 2008

On Fri, Mar 21, 2008 at 02:10:49PM -0400, Sieranski, Greg wrote:
> I am trying to build and install Ristretto. When I do my ./configure I 
> recieve the following error:
> checking for thunar-vfs-1 >= 0.4.0... not found
> *** The required package thunar-vfs-1 was not found on your system.
> *** Please install thunar-vfs-1 (atleast version 0.4.0) or adjust
> *** the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable if you
> *** installed the package in a nonstandard prefix so that
> *** pkg-config is able to find it.
> I am assuming I need a packacge thunar-vfs-1-devel or something along 
> those lines but I am unable to find one. I am running 64bit Fedora 8. 
> Does anyone know where I can find the package or what I need to do to 
> get by this error?

That's an issue with your distro and their packages.  Better get in
touch with Fedora folk and ask them how to install build dependencies
for a package or to build foobar.

You were already told to install a package called like thunar-dev.

> thanks,
> Greg Sieranski


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