Compile of gtk243 on cygwin fails at configure

Igor Pechtchanski
Sat Jun 19 21:12:00 GMT 2004

On Sat, 19 Jun 2004, Maarten Boekhold wrote:

> Hi,
> Hmm, bad news. Seems like Pango also failed to build a bunch of
> libraries as shared libs, which causes GTK+ to fail to build as well. I
> haven't found a fix yet for pango to build all libraries as shared (one
> notable library that doesn't get build is pangoxft, which seems to be
> required for GTK with an X11 target).
> If anybody knows how to fix this, please speak up :)
> Maarten

You might be interested in looking at the recent cygwin-apps archives --
a lot of the libraries you mention have been proposed for inclusion into
Cygwin as pre-built packages.
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