Note that the name of this tool has changed upstream, but we're still
on an older version for now. Building it:
Warning: GTK version 2.24.33 was found, but at least one supporting
library (gdk-pixbuf-xlib-2.0) was not, so GTK can't be
Perhaps some of the development packages are not installed?
Warning: The GTK libraries do not seem to be available; the
`xscreensaver-demo' program requires them.
Where gdk-pixbuf-xlib is of course ‘a deprecated library’ and ‘[n]o
newly written code should ever use this library’ so that'll be fun to
maintain the coming years.
Our gdk-pixbuf package still mentions gdk-pixbuf-xlib-2.0.pc in an
obsolete comment but doesn't actually install it.
NEWS: - Split the gdk-pixbuf-xlib library to a separate repository
The repository is archived and read-only:
Oh that is going to be *super* fun to maintain.
At this point I'd usually go ahead and package the beast, but I don't
use xscreensaver. How important is this binary? (-demo sounds
unimportant, -settings very, but it's presumably the same thing.)
In any case an update to xscreensaver would seem prudent first.
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