JHBuild is an automation tool for building software from source packages. It calculates build dependencies so each "module" is built only after building all others that are required for the build to succeed. It is developed by the GNOME project.

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Not able to run jhbuild:Error executing command as another user: Not authorized

I am running jhbuild sysdeps --install After running this command it is asking for authentication: ==== AUTHENTICATING FOR org.freedesktop.policykit.exec === Authentication is needed to run ...
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How to solve old GLIB error while installing “pygobject” using jhbuild

I am trying to install pygobject using jhbuild. And I am getting this error configure: error: Package requirements (glib-2.0 >= 2.48.0) were not met: Requested 'glib-2.0 >= 2.48.0' but version ...
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Google Authentication not found error JHBUILD, Configuring Evolution Data Server

I have recently installed jhbuild. On running jhbuild build gnome-calendar i was on 46th step of building [46/47] which is related to evolution-data-server while configuring I get this error at the ...
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How to install libsystemd-journal-dev on Wily (JHBuild issue)

I'm trying to build gnome apps using JHBuild. But this is what I get $ jhbuild build gnome-music Required packages: System installed packages which are too old: (none) No matching system ...
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How to install dependencies not found in the repositories for JHBuild?

I have been following this guide in order to set up JHBuild. And I have got up to the bit which says to execute: jhbuild sysdeps --install However there is a slight problem because upon running ...
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Problem with building jhbuild

I'm new to Linux. I need to install Python gtk+ 3. Before that I'm supposed to install and build jhbuild. I installed most of the dependencies manually, since it was throwing errors. I currently get ...
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What should i do exactly when i get errors with choises when building jhbuild

Im trying to install Gtk+3. During the installation of jhbuild i got cleared with jhbuild sanitycheck, jhbuild sysdeps --install. As the next step i did jhbuild build, now i get errors with multiple ...
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Whats the proper way to install Jhbuild?

Im running ubuntu 14.04, and im having difficulty in installing Jhbuild. I followed various links when i faced errors, and they are always the same. The links are: ...
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jhbuild sanitycheck failing on Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty)

I'm trying to set up jhbuild on Ubuntu 14.04. When I run jhbuild sanitycheck, I get two messages: Could not find DocBook XML DTD V4.1.2 in XML Catalog Could not find DocBook XSL Stylesheets in XML ...
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“You have held broken packages” error [duplicate]

I try to run - $ jhbuild sysdeps --install but run into the broken packages error. E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages. Here is the complete log- ...
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Trouble with jhbuild installation

I am trying to learn GTK+3 as per this site: https://python-gtk-3-tutorial.readthedocs.org/en/latest/install.html. From the page: 1.1. Dependencies GTK+3 Python 2 (2.6 or later) or ...
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/bin/bash: --pkg: command not found

I am attempting to build a package using jhbuild but am running into an error during the build phase. The output for this phase is: *** Building egg-list-box *** [1/1] make -j 8 make all-am make[1]: ...
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jhbuild sanitycheck not moving

I am following Jhbuild documentation. while doing jhbuild sanitycheck I am getting following problem. root@august:/home/frank/jhbuild# jhbuild sanitycheck You should not run jhbuild as root. ...