[Mono-dev] Bug in configure script of gtksourceview-sharp

Ivan N. Zlatev contact at i-nz.net
Thu Nov 20 09:52:35 EST 2008

On Thu, Nov 20, 2008 at 2:20 PM, Alexander M. Batishchev
<abatishchev at godfather.net.ru> wrote:
> Hi everybody!
> I'm trying to compile MonoDevelop from trunk, and it requires
> 'gtksourceview-sharp-2.0'.
> Ok, I downloaded it from
> http://anonsvn.mono-project.com/viewvc/branches/gtksourceview-sharp-0.x/ and
> ran ./configure. It said:
> checking for gapi2-fixup... /usr/local/bin/gapi2-fixup
> checking for gapi2-codegen... /usr/local/bin/gapi2-codegen
> But it's wrong, this applications are contained into /usr/bin/, because i
> have installed gtk-sharp into /usr, not /usr/local.

This is not wrong at all. It is standard practice for source code
distribution to default to the /usr/local prefix. This is done in
order to avoid breaking your system. If you know what you are doing
then you can change that by changing the prefix - ./configure
--prefix=/usr .

Kind Regards,
Ivan N. Zlatev

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