[webkit-dev] Fail to build WebKit r37132 with GTK on Fedora core 10

Kalle Vahlman kalle.vahlman at gmail.com
Wed Jan 7 04:05:13 PST 2009

2009/1/7 ferrety ferrety <yferrety at gmail.com>:
> Hi List,
> I've tried to build WebKit with GTK on Fedora Core 10, gcc4.3 and
> noticed a strange error about a missing member function called
> "update".
> $ ./autogen.sh --prefix=/usr/local --enable-video
> $ make
> ...
> WebCore/platform/gtk/ScrollViewGtk.cpp: In member function 'void
> WebCore::ScrollView::ScrollViewPrivate::scrollBackingStore(const
> WebCore::IntSize&)':
> WebCore/platform/gtk/ScrollViewGtk.cpp:183: error: 'class
> WebCore::ScrollView' has no member named 'update'
> make[1]: *** [WebCore/platform/gtk/libWebCore_la-ScrollViewGtk.lo] Error 1
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/younes/Desktop/WebKit'
> make: *** [all] Error 2
> After commenting this line 183, everything went fine:
> // view->update();
> Could someone please explain me why this function is missing? Is it deprecated?
> Any fix?

Yeah, it was removed around the time of the revision you used and the
gtk+ build got fixed (multiple times) some time after that:


Probably best to upgrade to a newer revision, unless you have specific
reasons to stick with that one...

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