problems with xfce-mcs-manager-4.0.3

Olivier Fourdan fourdan at
Mon Jan 12 20:46:03 CET 2004


Looks like a problem with your install...

You may add "-lXft" to the link command, but pkg-config should handle
that for you. If not (as it is the case), then, there might be a
discrepancy between the libs and the pkg-config files on your system.


On Mon, 2004-01-12 at 00:00, Matías wrote:
> Hello xfce,
>    I'm  trying  to  compile  xfce  4.0.3 for my Slackware 9.1, but I'm
>    stuck with xfce-mcs-manager-4.0.3.
>    When  I  run  "make"  (after  a  successful ./configure) I get this
>    error, but I don't know how to solve:
>    /usr/lib/ undefined reference to 'XftDrawPicture'
>    collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
>    make[2]: *** [xfce-setting-show] Error 1 make[2]: Leaving directory '/tmp/xfce-4.0.3/src/xfce-mcs-manager-4.0.3/xfce-setting-show'
>    make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
>    make[1]: Leaving directory '/tmp/xfce-4.0.3/src/xfce-mcs-manager-4.0.3'
>    make: *** [all] Error 2
>    Thanks in advance and sorry my poor english.
Olivier Fourdan - fourdan at
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