Date: Fri, 3 Mar 2000 11:49:14 -0800
From: Manish Singh <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Cc: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
On Fri, Feb 25, 2000 at 08:38:51AM -0500, Robert L Krawitz wrote:
> Gimptool has no specific way to echo the name of the Gimp installation
> directory. There are options for installing things, for getting
> flags, and such, but nothing to simply report where the Gimp is
> The issue here is that I'd like change the printer descriptions inside
> the print plugin to use a control file of sorts rather than having all
> the capabilities hardcoded in the driver (forcing a recompile to make
> even minor changes). Right now I can get by with --install-bin and
> such, but that won't help me if I need to install auxiliary files.
gimptool --prefix and gimptool --exec-prefix will give you these dirs.
All they give me is /usr/local; they don't tell me where the Gimp is
really installed (I have to know a lot about the Gimp's structure to
use this output).
Robert Krawitz <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> http://www.tiac.net/users/rlk/
Tall Clubs International -- http://www.tall.org/ or 1-888-IM-TALL-2
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Project lead for The Gimp Print -- http://gimp-print.sourceforge.net
"Linux doesn't dictate how I work, I dictate how Linux works."