Subject: Re: Running GTK+ applications without X11 under Mac OS X
To: Matthias Scheler <>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/16/2007 16:09:20
On Jan 16, 2007, at 2:49 PM, Matthias Scheler wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 15, 2007 at 11:20:58PM +0100, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
>> On Mon, Jan 15, 2007 at 10:16:09PM +0000, Matthias Scheler wrote:
>>> It looks like "xchat" needs to be compiled "--disable-xlib". What is
>>> the best way in "pkgsrc" to check whether GTK+ 2.x uses X11 or  
>>> Quartz?
> Almost. It's "PKG_BUILD_OPTIONS.gtk2+". Thanks for the hint. I managed
> to get "xchat" to build with a Quartz GTK+ now. But "avidemux2" can
> probably not be build that way because it uses X11 functionality all
> over the place I'm now trying to build "gimp" and "wireshark".

Are you uploading these changes to pkgsrc?  It'd be cool.

Julio M. Merino Vidal <>