On Wednesday 04 May 2005 01:39 pm, Aaron Digulla wrote:
> Russ wrote:
> >>>I am using SuSE 9.1 YaSt and trying to install inscape
> >>>inkscape-0.41-1.static.i386.rpm or i386 rpm. both give me a dependence
> >>>check on GTK2 saying its not installed.
> >>That's because SuSE uses a different name for the package than other
> >>systems plus the SuSE gtk packages are very old. I suggest that you
> >>upgrade to 9.3.
> > Thanks for the quick response. I plan on upgrading to 9.3 as soon as I
> > get a new disk drive and DVD Reader. My desktop is 5 years old but still
> > performs good.
> That's the problem ;-) If you feel adventurous and in the mood to spend
> a weekend, you can try to install "apt for suse" (google for it). Then,
> you can upgrade Gtk and a lot of other plus inkscape just by doing "apt
> install inkscape".
> If you upgrade to 9.3, Inkscape 0.41 is already included, though.
I recieved this response to my question earlier this month and in checking I
find YAST calls the package GTK2. Is it possible I need some of the
additioanla packages installed like the GTK2-devel and GTK2-Spell?