Subject: Re: pkg-config .pc files
To: Simon Burge <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/11/2003 15:39:51
On Fri, 12 Dec 2003, Simon Burge wrote:

> From a quick look, it seems that the author of xmms-mad uses Debian, and
> that the mad-related packages for Debian build the pkg-config files for
> these separately and install them.  The packages we have for libid3tag
> and libmad are the most up-to-date ones.


> I'm thinking that I'll add some templates now and talk to the author of
> mad/id3tag about adding pkg-config files to those packages.  Does this
> sound ok?

That sounds like a good idea.

   Jeremy C. Reed

p.s. Just last month I got started with using pkg-config when I ported
XFree86's xc/lib/Xt to the autoconf framework.