Building XFCE on Cygwin

Brian J. Tarricone bjt23 at
Thu Jul 8 18:29:28 CEST 2004

On Thu, 8 Jul 2004, Maarten Boekhold wrote:

> Brian J. Tarricone wrote:
> > it just occurs to me that if you end up running, make sure 
> > you have gtk-doc, as the CVS version of the xfce libs use gtk-doc, and 
> > configure will fail to generate properly if you don't have gtk-doc 
> > installed.  if that's not possible for you, doing your 
> > copy-system-libtool trick should work ok, if you just run configure 
> > afterwards.  in theory.
> Hmmm, that probably explains my previous mail. However, I do have the 
> 'gtk-doc' *cygwin* package installed (it's called gtk2-x11-doc). This 
> package does not seem to include any autoconf macros however. Could be 
> that the package is not complete, as it's very new. Are there any macro 
> files that are supposed to be part of the gtk-doc package? I can contact 
> the maintainer...

i've zipped and attached the .m4 file on my system, included with 
gtk-doc 1.1 (it was in /usr/share/aclocl).  is it possible that the 
gtk2-x11-doc cygwin package is just the documentation itself (i.e., the 
html/xml/whatever files) and not the actual source code documentation 

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