Philip Brown <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:

> On Thu, Jun 06, 2002 at 11:08:36AM +0200, Sven Neumann wrote:
> > 
> > you obviously didn't understand what pkg-config does since it does a
> > completely different thing than autoconf and in no way intents to
> > replace it.
> >From the pkgconfig README:
> "pkg-config is a script to make putting together all the build
> flags when compiling/linking a lot easier. "
> Sounds a whole like like autoconf to me.
> Or at most, autoconf plus libtool. Which you guys already use.
> So pkg-config is redundant.
> To put the same thing another way:
> autoconf+libtool seemed to work fine for gimp1.2.3. So if it wasnt broke,
> why are you trying to 'fix' it?

could you please just stop talking about things you don't understand.

Salut, Sven

FYI: pkg-config replaces glib-config, gtk-config, gimp-config and all
those other foo-config scripts that have been around in the time
before pkg-config.
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