Thank you very much Tim. I tried what you said and everything works now!
Maybe someone could tell configure to check /usr/local/include as well as
/usr/include by default? It would make gimp easier to install....
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tim Mooney" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: "Jeff Lacy" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Cc: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Sunday, October 21, 2001 6:50 PM
Subject: Re: [Gimp-developer] Configuring gimp with libpng, libjpeg, ...
> In regard to: [Gimp-developer] Configuring gimp with libpng, libjpeg,
> >I am trying to install gimp on Freebsd 4.4, but I am not having much
> >I installed the the png, jpeg, and tiff libraries. But configure cannot
> >seem to find them. png.h, jpeglib.h, and tiffio.h are all in
> >/usr/local/include. I belive configure only checks /usr/include, but I
> >don't know how to tell it to look there.
> The configure script is generated from a source file called `configure.in'
> (or `configure.ac') by a program called autoconf. Any configure script
> generated by autoconf uses a number of environment variables to control
> build behavior. The primary ones you need to be concerned about are:
> CC - controls the C compiler you wish to use
> CPPFLAGS - controls any flags you want passed to the C preprocessor
> CFLAGS - any flags you want passed to the compiler itself.
> LDFLAGS - any flags you want passed to the linker.
> Gimp doesn't use them, but there's also
> CXX - used to select the C++ compiler you wish to use
> CXXFLAGS - any flags you want passed to the compiler itself.
> In your case, assuming you're using a Bourne-compatible shell (which
> would include bash and even `ash') you could do
> export CPPFLAGS CFLAGS LDFLAGS
> and then run the configure script. If you're trying to do this in a
> directory where you've already tried to configure a package once, be sure
> you first (before re-running configure) do
> make distclean
> or at least
> rm config.cache config.log config.status
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