[MonoDevelop] running ./configure

Michael Hutchinson m.j.hutchinson at gmail.com
Sun Jan 17 00:02:41 EST 2010

On Sat, Jan 16, 2010 at 11:15 PM, Vasili I. Galchin <vigalchin at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
>     1)  I svn'd the monodevelop source a couple of days ago. When
> running ./configure on kubuntu 9.10 I get:
> Checking for package 'boo'.. ERROR: Package named 'boo' >= not found.
> Try adjusting your PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable.
> What should I set PKG_CONFIG_PATH to?

What this means is that it can't find the boo.pc pkgconfig file. If
you have installed from packages, your distro might have split boo
into runtime and devel packages; install both. If you have installed
boo from source, your environment is broken; see

You can also disable the boo binding using ./configure --select

>     2) How do I set up a "solution"/"project" file?

What for?

Michael Hutchinson

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