Subject: GNOME 2 packages and USE_GNU_GETTEXT
To: None <>
From: Eric Gillespie <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/26/2002 15:26:36
I did a fresh installation of the GNOME 2 packages yesterday and
noticed that many of them set USE_GNU_GETTEXT=yes.  I commented
out that line in all the Makefiles before building.  Everything
works fine using the system libintl.

Can we drop the USE_GNU_GETTEXT or have i missed something?

Eric Gillespie, Jr. <*>

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