On Jun 9, 2011, at 6:56 AM, John Culleton wrote:
> The latest build for Slackware is 48.1. It requires updates of a dozen libraries newer than what comes with Slackware 13.37. The first library I tried, GTKMM was not available from its home site.
> So----what about Inkscape 48? will it work with the older libraries that come with slackware 13.37? How far back in the Inkscape line do I have to go to find a version that will work with the libraries in Slack 13.37?
> Typically the libraries date back to Oct 2009.
First thing would be to check the dependencies wiki page, and add any OS you care about (like slack).
Often a little #ifdef magic can get things working on not-too-old libs.