Wed Jan 2 20:34:42 PST 2002
the gnome people aren't on the same sheet of music and they're dependencies
completey suck. Their misuse of something-config config files make gnome
impossible to compile without spending WEEKS taking a walk through dependency
hell and I feel it's more and more like windows DLL hell every day.
Autoconf, as used by them, never looks to see that's actual on the damn hard drive.
Default ./config make, make install puts things where xiamen doesn't or where other
packages expect them. Even getter aspell to work is a complete disaster.
I hate the way nothing on gnome compiles any more.
It is so fustrating...........
>>This is one thing that I think
>>that the gnome people got right.
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