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Re: pkg-config required on OSX, why?

From: Glenn Morris
Subject: Re: pkg-config required on OSX, why?
Date: Fri, 16 May 2014 11:57:55 -0400
User-agent: Gnus (www.gnus.org), GNU Emacs (www.gnu.org/software/emacs/)

"Jan D." wrote:

> I built pkg-config from source, but having pkg-config as a requirement
> form some macros must mean those macros are important.  What are they?

The ones that test for any halfway-modern library.
Eg svg, imagemagick, etc, etc. Basically anywhere you see EMACS_CHECK_MODULES.

Installing pkg-config is a one-time cost. It took me ~ 2 mins.
You'll "never" have to update it.
Even the MS Windows users seemed to manage, eventually. ;)
So I hope you give it a go...

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