[linux-audio-user] hexter and debian

Folderol folderol at ukfsn.org
Sat Feb 17 12:53:24 EST 2007


On Sat, 17 Feb 2007 11:47:22 -0600
"Josh Lawrence" <hardbop200 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello list,
> 
> I'm getting really, really frustrated and need some help.  I've been
> trying for the past week to install software that depends on pkgconfig
> to find libraries.  My most recent outing was to install dssi so I
> could try out hexter.  I install dssi by doing apt-get install etc.
> Now I'm trying to compile hexter (there's no package for that), and it
> complains that pkgconfig doesn't know about dssi, so I need to adjust
> my pkg_config_path variable.
> 
> Now my understanding is that, in order for pkgconfig to "know" about a
> library, there has to be a .pc file that contains metadata for it.
> Alas, there is no dssi.pc on my system.  Am I stuck?

Off the top of my head... did you also get any 'dev' packages? They
contain the headers and the .pc file that points to them.

-- 
Will J G


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