[R-SIG-Mac] poppler install, or alternatives
rkoenker at illinois.edu
Thu Jan 24 20:53:51 CET 2013
Thanks Kjell, all went smoothly -- for the close reading of the message, and for the "Coraggio!"
I needed both.
url: www.econ.uiuc.edu/~roger Roger Koenker
email rkoenker at uiuc.edu Department of Economics
vox: 217-333-4558 University of Illinois
fax: 217-244-6678 Urbana, IL 61801
On Jan 24, 2013, at 1:32 PM, Kjell Konis wrote:
> Hi Roger,
> The error message is telling you that you can use the --with-internal-glib to tell pkg-config's configure script to use the included (presumably in the pkg-config tarball glib directory) glib. Something like
> cd pkg-config
> ./configure --with-internal-glib
> should get you past this hurdle.
> Hope that helps,
> On Jan 24, 2013, at 11:15 AM, Roger Koenker <rkoenker at illinois.edu> wrote:
>> I started to look around this morning for tools to read pdf in R
>> and came quickly to the tm package's readPDF function, which
>> relies on poppler. At least on my mac
>> Platform: x86_64-apple-darwin9.8.0/x86_64 (64-bit)
>> ./configure for poppler wanted pkg-config and ./configure for
>> pkg-config died with the following:
>> checking for GLIB... no
>> configure: error: Either a previously installed pkg-config or "glib-2.0 >= 2.16" could not be found. Please set GLIB_CFLAGS and GLIB_LIBS to the correct values or pass --with-internal-glib to configure to use the bundled copy.
>> at this point I got cold feet even though the pkg-config tarball shipped with a glib directory.
>> I wondered whether one of you could offer some advice about how to proceed.
>> url: www.econ.uiuc.edu/~roger Roger Koenker
>> email rkoenker at uiuc.edu Department of Economics
>> vox: 217-333-4558 University of Illinois
>> fax: 217-244-6678 Urbana, IL 61801
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