error compiling xffm
foxy at on-the-hill.me.uk
Fri Mar 3 21:32:46 CET 2006
Edscott Wilson Garcia wrote:
> On Fri, 3 Mar 2006, Foxy wrote:
>> I've got another problem. Since xfce 4.3.0svn made its way to Ubuntu
>> Dapper I used it from repositories. However, xffm is not there, so I
>> compiled it from svn. Now I cannot figure out how to get xffm plugin in
>> mcs manager to be able to configure it.
>> I've got the following packages installed:
>> I wonder which one may need to reinstall to get xffm mcs plugin? I have
>> already tried obvious xfce4-mcs-plugins but no avail.
> The xffm mcs plugin is build with xffm. In order for mcs manager to load
> it, xffm must be build with the same prefix as the mcs manager. If your
> prefix is /usr/local, then at /usr/local/lib/xfce4/mcs-plugins you should
> libxffmsettings.la libxffmsettings.so
> along with other plugins. None the less, xffm will not build the plugin if
> libxfce4mcs-client-1.0 is not found or is < 4.2.0.
> A reason for not finding it is that the PKG_CONFIG_PATH is pointing
> somewhere else, or that the package name has changed.
> You can also set the environment variables that the mcs manager
> changes by exporting them from your .xinitrc file.
> Look in xffm/config.h to see if HAVE_LIBXFCE4MCS_CLIENT is defined or not.
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thanks a lot! I've recompiled xffm with /usr prefix and the plugin is
now in place....
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