Subject: Re: pkgconfig and buildlink
To: Masao Uebayashi <>
From: None <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/17/2002 11:45:36
I think the way it works is each pkg installs a foo.pc file and then you
  pkg-config --cflags foo

  pkg-config --libs glib-2.0

instead of
  foo-config --cflags
  glib-config --libs


On Mon, 18 Mar 2002, Masao Uebayashi wrote:

> > are there any examples of how to create files for packages
> > which use devel/pkgconfig (sort of a universal gtk-config type program).
> As far as I read the manual, pkgconfig creates a foo-config for a
> package Foo, and the foo-config will be installed as a part of Foo.
> So what's needed is to write `config wrapper' as usual?
> Masao