Introduction to GtkHTML

The GtkHTML package contains a lightweight HTML rendering/printing/editing engine.

Package Information

Additional Downloads

GtkHTML Dependencies


GAL-0.24, libcapplet-1.5.11, and GConf-1.0.9


Soup-0.7.11, Bonobo-1.0.22, libghttp-1.0.9, and GTK-Doc-1.6

User Notes:

Installation of GtkHTML

Install GtkHTML by running the following commands:

patch -Np1 -i ../gtkhtml-1.1.7-gcc34-1.patch &&
sed -i 's/static \(HTMLClueAlignedClass\)/\1/' src/htmlcluealigned.c &&
./configure --prefix=/opt/gnome-1.4 --disable-gtk-doc &&

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

sed -i '...' src/htmlcluealigned.c: This command fixes a build problem when compiling with GCC-4.0.x.

--prefix=/opt/gnome-1.4: Install GtkHTML in the GNOME 1.4 directory structure.


Installed Programs: ebrowser, gnome-gtkhtml-editor-1.1 and gtkhtml-properties-capplet
Installed Libraries: libgtkhtml-1.1.{so,a}, Bonobo plugin modules and Glade rendering components
Installed Directories: /opt/gnome-1.4/include/gtkhtml-1.1, /opt/gnome-1.4/share/control-center, /opt/gnome-1.4/share/gnome/apps, /opt/gnome-1.4/share/gnome/html/gtkhtml and /opt/gnome-1.4/share/gtkhtml-1.1

Last updated on 2006-06-21 11:26:07 -0500