package upgrade question (kipina 1.1 to kipina 2.2)

Efrain Valles efrain at ubuntu.org.ve
Mon Feb 4 22:26:05 GMT 2008


great stuff guys, I shall give it a shot and see
El lun, 04-02-2008 a las 23:19 +0100, Emilio Pozuelo Monfort escribió:
> Efrain Valles wrote:
> > Dear all:
> > 
> > 
> > I am working on an update based on this bug,
> > https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/kipina/+bug/95842
> > 
> > The package kipina is orphan in debian and therefore hasn't been updated
> > in a while. the bug in launchpad suggests an upgrade because version 1.0
> > is broken and it is not supported. I am updating from 1.1 to 2.2.
> >  
> > I have followed the upgrade package recipe carefully, I was able to
> > build the source package and I am getting the following error during the
> > building of the binary package.
> > 
> > 
> >         checking for GTK... yes
> >         checking for GCONF... configure: error: Package requirements
> >         (gconf-2.0) were not met:
> >         
> >         No package 'gconf-2.0' found
> >         
> >         Consider adjusting the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable if
> >         you
> >         installed software in a non-standard prefix.
> >         
> >         Alternatively, you may set the environment variables
> >         GCONF_CFLAGS
> >         and GCONF_LIBS to avoid the need to call pkg-config.
> >         See the pkg-config man page for more details.
> >         
> > 
> > One suggestion was to add libgconf2-dev but I have read that apps should
> > not depend on dev libraries. It was only a wild guess
> 
> It's needed for building, so it's fine to add a -dev package to Build-Depends.
> The package itself won't depend on the -dev package, but on the normal package
> (which will be added to Depends by $(shlibs:Depends).
> 
> > 
> > any suggestions will be apreciated
> > 
> > 
> 
> 
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