[Slackbuilds-users] Lilypond compile failure

x80 x80 at telus.net
Wed Feb 28 20:57:13 UTC 2018

On 02/22/2018 03:41 PM, Klaatu wrote:
> Is anyone else having trouble building lilypond?
> I get failure during ./configure, hinting that i need a more robust Tex
> stack.
> checking for epsf.tex... ./configure: line 13764: kpsewhich: command not
> found
> not found
> checking for Cyrillic characters support in TeX... ./configure: line
> 13777: kpsewhich: command not found
> not found
> I am *not* attempting to build its docs, which the SlackBuild's README
> specifically says cannot be done without installing texi2html.
> The project docs mention some dependencies that don't appear in the
> SlackBuild .info file, so that might be part of the problem, but the
> error I'm getting doesn't really seem to correlate to Metafont or
> Metapost (two things listed in the project docs but not the SlackBuild
> docs).
> Anybody try this lately?
No problems on a fresh 64-14.2 fully updated.

Jack is giving me problems tho - I get no sound in rosegarden, and 
apparently I need to install a synth. I haven't a clue, I've never got 
rosegarden to compile before and I don't know how to set it up.
Time to rtfm I guess.

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