libpng12 is missing
On Sun, May 9, 2010 at 9:32 PM, walt <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 05/09/2010 05:10 AM, Xi Shen wrote:
>> my system is gentoo amd64, kde 4.3. i just updated my portage, and
>> updated the world. then i ran revdep-rebuild, and i got a error when
>> building "notification-daemon-0.4.0-r1". the error found in the build
>> log is: cannot find -lpng12
>> i have both libpng-1.2.43-r1 and libpng-1.4.2 installed, but i do not
>> have libpng12.a in my /usr/lib64 directory. and 'pkg-config libpng
>> --libs' only show '-lpng14'.
> Are you sure you still have version 1.2.43 installed? *I'm going thru
> the same thing now on x86 and libpng-1.2 was deleted during the update.
> I now have only 1.4.2 remaining.
yes, upgrade removed 1.2.43. but after i saw that error, i emerged
1.2.43 manually, hoping it could fix this error, but not...
i do not understand why linpng12 is not build even after i emerged
1.2.43...do i need to use some special emerging technique?
> Revdep-rebuild has been enumerating broken files for twenty minutes and
> is still going. *I've never seen breakage this bad before. *This machine
> is going to be useless for the next 24 hours or so until all the packages
> are rebuilt.