On Fri, Mar 03, 2000 at 08:48:29PM -0500, Robert L Krawitz wrote:
>    Date: Fri, 3 Mar 2000 11:49:14 -0800
>    From: Manish Singh <[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
>    > installed.
>    > 
>    > 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).

What do you need exactly? We could extend gimptool to provide values
for the whole gamut of autoconf installation path variables...


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