[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Libnotify requires gtk, but leaves the choice between gtk2 and gtk3 to the calling apps

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Mon Jan 17 00:37:26 CET 2011

On Sun, Jan 16, 2011 at 07:11:15PM +0100, Dominique Leuenberger wrote :
> As only one version of gtk can be linked into an app, and libnotify
> supports both of them, the .pc files does not suggest any version. For
> most apps this is not an issue, as libnotify is only an 'addition' for
> them anyway and they are mostly built around gtk+ in this case anyway,
> but there are some exceptions, just like VLC, which uses libnotify, but
> not really any other GTK+ features.


Why do we still have libnotify, btw?

Best Regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
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