[sylpheed:32686] Re: Mandriva 2009 : 2.5.0 compilation fails

Nicolas Guilmain nicolas.guilmain at ac-orleans-tours.fr
Fri Oct 17 00:14:57 JST 2008

Le Wed, 15 Oct 2008 18:06:38 +0200
Michael Schwendt a écrit :

> After configuring the Sylpheed source, you would edit the right Makefile
> (src/Makefile) and add missing compiler/linker parameters. Then run "make"
> to build.
> But you could also modify /usr/lib/pkgconfig/gtkspell-2.0.pc
> and add  -laspell  to the "Libs" line, then reconfigure Sylpheed source.

It works fine, thank you so much for the tip !
> > (and wonder why it's the first time I have a problem in Sylpheed compilation since 2001 !).
> Because Sylpheed needs to catch up with the changes in other projects.
> Sylpheed uses GtkSpell together with ASpell, but some releases of GtkSpell
> no longer link the ASpell library explicitly, so applications need to do
> that instead.

Can our favorite developper fix it by himself ?


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