Hi,

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....

Jeff Lacy




----- 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
luck.
> >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
>
> CPPFLAGS='-I/usr/local/include'
> CFLAGS='-I/usr/local/include'
> LDFLAGS='-L/usr/local/lib'
> 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
>
> HTH.
>
> Tim
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