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authorGuy Harris <guy@alum.mit.edu>2005-06-19 19:17:15 +0000
committerGuy Harris <guy@alum.mit.edu>2005-06-19 19:17:15 +0000
commit5dde018c50e45fcdbb89e6d6c5dedb338424633d (patch)
treec316caddfcb82e7c6cd88d480752ea0163627826
parent75f9e9f5c88f42a5950d58c8cc0f5438848d2103 (diff)
Add a note about the PNG, JPEG, and TIFF loaders not being usable (or
not easy to get to work) on Tiger. svn path=/trunk/; revision=14703
-rw-r--r--README.macos20
1 files changed, 17 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/README.macos b/README.macos
index 54c66c5bf1..7889c59ba7 100644
--- a/README.macos
+++ b/README.macos
@@ -26,17 +26,31 @@ which is known to work in this constellation:
GTK+ 2.4.0
ATK 1.6.0
-and the corresponding dependencies, which you can download from the
+and the corresponding dependency, which you can download from the
"dependencies" subdirectory of the GTK+ download directory on the GTK+
FTP site:
pkg-config
+
+as well as GNU gettext, which isn't included in the directory of
+dependencies on the GTK+ FTP site.
+
+GTK+ can also be configured to include code to load various sorts of
+images. To do so, you would also need the following dependencies, also
+available from the "dependencies" subdirectory of the GTK+ download
+directory:
+
jpegsrc
libpng
tiff
-as well as GNU gettext, which isn't included in the directory of
-dependencies on the GTK+ FTP site.
+However, on Tiger, it appears that the libraries built and installed by
+those packages collide with libraries that come with the OS, so you
+might have to configure GTK+ not to support loading those images
+(Ethereal doesn't use the ability to load JPEG, PNG, or TIFF images), by
+using the "--without-libpng", "--without-libjpeg", and
+"---without-libtiff" flags when running "configure" in the GTK+ source
+directory.
NOTE: you must set the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable to include
"/usr/X11R6/lib/pkgconfig" (unless you've already set it, set it to