GtkTooltips and rawhide

Denis Leroy denis at
Sun Sep 9 20:38:57 UTC 2007

Matthias Clasen wrote:
> On Sun, 2007-09-09 at 22:11 +0200, Tanguy Eric wrote:
>> I try to compile gperiodic for rawhide and it uses GtkTooltips type but
>> it give an error : 
>> make gperiodic
>> make[1]: Entering directory `/builddir/build/BUILD/gperiodic-2.0.10'
>> gcc -c `pkg-config --cflags gtk+-2.0` -I. -DG_DISABLE_DEPRECATED
>> In file included from gperiodic.c:37:
>> gperiodic.h:73: error: expected specifier-qualifier-list before
>> 'GtkTooltips'
>> gperiodic.c: In function 'main_prog':
>> gperiodic.c:389: error: 'struct table_entry' has no member named
>> 'tooltip'
>> gperiodic.c:390: error: 'struct table_entry' has no member named
>> 'tooltip'
>> gperiodic.c:391: error: 'struct table_entry' has no member named
>> 'tooltip'
>> make[1]: *** [gperiodic.o] Error 1
>> make[1]: Leaving directory `/builddir/build/BUILD/gperiodic-2.0.10'
>> it seems that GtkTooltips type is no longer known. I have to BR a new
>> package ?
> GtkTooltips have been deprecated in favor of a new tooltips
> implementation. You need to remove -DGTK_DISABLE_DEPRECATED.

Or even better, write a patch to port to the newer tooltip interface 
(it's straightforward). See

If you need help with that, let me know.

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