[portland] Problems Importing GTK -- FIXED

Rich Shepard rshepard at appl-ecosys.com
Mon Feb 2 05:09:39 CET 2009

On Sun, 1 Feb 2009, Rich Shepard wrote:

>  I've a fresh Slackware-12.2 installation, but gtk+2 is not being found by
> applications that want to use it. When I load python interactively I see
> why:

   Found and fixed the problem. When I restored from tape to the new -12.2
installation, libfreetype-3.6.8 was added to the -3.6.18 already there. That
got everyone confused.

   Now gtk imports into interactive python, wxGTK builds, and so does


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