compiling freeamp

Jason Fayre jfayre at
Thu Jun 8 15:50:10 EDT 2000

As far as I know, Freeamp requires X-windows in order to run.  TK also
requires X-windows.

-- Jason Fayre

On Thu, 8 Jun 2000, Charles Hallenbeck wrote:

> Hi Kirk -
> I have obtained the freeamp 2.1.beta4 source package and have run into a
> problem compiling it. I wonder if you or someone on the list might have a
> suggestion. The "./configure" step scolds me for not having freetype or
> gtk, but then kills me for not having "pthread". It says "-lpthread must
> work" and will not continue.
> I am using gcc version with my Slackware 4.0 distribution here,
> and have compiled lots of other stuff with it successfully, including the
> version 2.2.15 kernel. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
> Chuck.
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