Problems with emacs built against gtk3

Ken Brown
Mon Dec 5 13:28:00 GMT 2011

On 12/4/2011 7:13 PM, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
> On Fri, 2011-12-02 at 08:01 -0500, Ken Brown wrote:
>> This doesn't do it.  Emacs still dies after a short time.  I don't know
>> if that means that there's something else going on, but I'll retest it
>> after you package gvfs.  In the meantime, I'll continue with my
>> workaround of setting GSETTINGS_BACKEND=memory.
>> In case you (or anyone else) wants to experiment with this, you can get
>> my build of the emacs-24 pretest by running
>>      setup.exe -K
>> and adding to the list of mirrors.
> WJFFM, but I'll get on that gvfs ITP right away.  It looks like I also
> need to repackage pango1.0 to remove everyone's old pango.modules file.
> But despite your subject line, the binaries there are clearly gtk2
> based.  Was that intended?

No, I made a mistake in my configure arguments.  I put `--with-x=gtk3' 
instead of `--with-x-toolkit=gtk3', so emacs used the default gtk2. 
I'll rebuild it.


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