Subject: Re: pkg-config .pc files
To: Simon Burge <>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/11/2003 16:04:45
On Thursday 11 December 2003 15:14, Simon Burge wrote:
> How do I go about adding a pkg-config .pc file for an existing
> package that doesn't have one of these?
> I've got a newer version of xmms-mad working which has better
> functionality than the version currently in pkgsrc, but I had to
> manually add id3tag.pc and mad.pc files to /usr/pkg/lib/pkgconfig
> since the new xmms-mad wouldn't configure without them.

Hmm... where do these two files come from? If xmms-mad needs them to
be configured, they should be provided by other packages (maybe outdated),
shouldn't they?  (I may be missing something)


Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
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