[Slackbuilds-users] Library versions need to be upgraded

Didier Spaier didier at slint.fr
Fri Sep 1 18:32:24 UTC 2017

Le 01/09/2017 à 20:20, Rich Shepard a écrit :
> On Fri, 1 Sep 2017, Didier Spaier wrote:
>> If you don't build the packages at the versions for which the SlackBuilds
>> have been tested you are on your own, Rich.
> Didier,
>   The 2.4.11 version is well out of date and does not provide a current
> library version so gnucash-2.6.17 won't build on 32-bit systems.

And that maybe one of the reason why @ SBo gnucsh is still  @ 2.6.17...

>   I'll need to build the new webkitgtk outside the SBo since there's no
> support for it.

It is on SBo but under a different name:

However if using it as a dependency of gnucash-2.6.17 fails, you
are still on your own, as far as I am in concern at least.

TIP: the benefit of using the most recent version of a given
package are not always worth the efforts needed to build it ;)

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