[csw-users] Error when building Firefox

Alessio Cervellin a.cervellin at acm.org
Wed Aug 9 07:19:29 CEST 2006

pjama wrote:
>> I'm trying to build my own version of Firefox with /opt/csw as
>> the base for software it depends on. I've been doing this for ages...
>> but today i ran into the following:
> <snip>
>> Path position of 'GLib' is 1
>> Adding 'glib-2.0' to list of known packages, returning as package
>> 'glib-2.0'
>>    line>Version: 2.12.1
>>    line>Libs: -L${libdir} -lgobject-2.0
>>    line>Cflags:
>> Couldn't parse Cflags field into an argument vector: missing argument
>> I'm confused, what's going on? Anyone?
>> /MOL
> I had the same problem trying to compile another gtk based app. I'm not
> sure what is at fault but I found removing any Cflags: and Libs: lines
> with no arguments from the *.pc files worked for me. Note it may be in
> lots of .pc files to edit under /opt/csw/lib/pkgconfig.

there's a bug in latest CSWpkgconfig release (0.20), install the older 
version (0.14)

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