Error while configuring libbonobo-2.8.1 for GNOME

Randy McMurchy randy at
Thu Nov 17 05:22:25 PST 2005

Nupur wrote these words on 11/17/05 07:14 CST:

> I did that as well. I tried typing the command (without any quotes)
> "pkg-config --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0"
> and got the result as /usr. So, I could deduce that pkg-config is
> also working fine. After getting the result from this command, I
> used /usr everywhere this command was written.

Please try this as the last thing. I know you are using /usr now,
but there was really no need to as using /opt should have worked.

Try this command again:


If nothing is again returned, you did not set up the PKG_CONFIG_PATH
variable according to the book's instructions (including sourcing the
file that set the variable).


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