[Gtk-sharp-list] How to check for gtk#

Charles Iliya Krempeaux charles@reptile.ca
11 Mar 2003 11:24:10 -0800


On Fri, 2003-03-07 at 06:38, Martin Baulig wrote:
> Hi guys,
> since the 0.2.1 release of the Mono Debugger was a bad accident (there was a typo in
> configure.in which made it impossible to build the GUI), I'll make a 0.2.2 tonight.
> The Mono Debugger uses gtk# like any "normal" gtk# application, but it also uses the
> gapi_codegen.exe to build a few custom widgets.
> Since I want to make it as easy as possible for people to compile and use the debugger,
> I'm wondering what the recommended way of checking for gtk# is.
> Can I just assume that the dll's are always in Mono's search path (so I can just say -r
> glib-sharp.dll etc. in my makefile's) or do I need to check for it and if so, then how ?

Well, if someone installs Gtk# from the tarball, using...

    make install

Then, the Gtk# .DLL's will go into: "/usr/local/lib".  (Although
the RPM's install it in "/usr/lib".)

Which is NOT in the Mono search path.  So... you might want
to check there too.

See ya

     Charles Iliya Krempeaux, BSc

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