[Distutils] gtk-config

John J. Lee jjl@pobox.com
Mon Feb 25 14:24:02 2002

On Mon, 25 Feb 2002, David Andersen wrote:

> I've got a Makefile that uses gtk-config to get the appropriate OpenGL
> includes and libraries:
> LDFLAGS = -shared -fPIC $(shell gtk-config --libs gtk gthread) -lGL -lgtkgl
> GTK_INCLUDES = $(shell gtk-config --cflags gtk gthread)
> How do I do the equivalent in a Distutils script?

Just run gtk-config from setup.py?  Will work on windows and unix
(assuming gtk-config is properly installed, which isn't necessarily true
of course).  Then pass everything to distutils in usual way.