On Oct 16, 17:58, David Mihm wrote: } Subject: Re: Eterm build question... > That's nice, but does it have the file it is looking for? And > what is that file? Imlib.h: No such file or directory <-- no it doesn't... > The key is to look and the error message "Imlib.h: No such file or > directory" then to look on your HDD to see if you have that file. sorry I didn't make it clear, no, that file doesn't exist on the machine-- and I should also have been clearer that I don't understand why I'd have Imlib.so but not Imlib.h. > then you'll need the <package name>-devel-###.rpm for compiling > things that requires "development" aka headers aka .h files. ok, that's the info I needed, and thanks David. I suppose the question should have gone to usenet and not on afterstep mailinglist. --Rob -- Rob Lingelbach | "I would give nothing for that man's religion email@example.com | whose very dog and cat are not the better for it." www.alegria.com --Rowland Hill, "Village Dialogues"