Datetime Setter for Xfce

Edoardo Maria Elidoro edoardo.elidoro at
Thu Sep 5 09:20:27 CEST 2013

2013/9/5 Andreas Müller <schnitzeltony at>:
> It should be --with-gtk3 (configure --help is your friend) but it
> might be that this will cause build failures for other components than
> datetime-setter. I looked into /usr/bin/xdt-autogen (which is called
> by You can add all configure options to autogen
> (--enable-maintainer-mode is automatically appended) and don't need to
> rerun configure again.

Thanks, done! Now it says that I have also the gtk3 support and
everything is fine.

> You need to run make install as root - but note that you are
> installing a development version which might cause serious effects -
> xfsettingsd is a very central component. Don't do that on a
> 'productive' machine.

I still don't get why am I supposed to run make install. After an
autogen, a configure and a make I should have the binary in my local
folder so it should run even without the make install, am I wrong?

> I put xfce-mailing list to cc so others can share your results.

Great, and thanks again for your time!


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