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Merge pull request #109 from AeroNotix/gentoo_update

Modified Gentoo docs based upon issue #108

Fixes #108
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2 parents 85aa39d + e1e588f commit 14b4a49f756accca7c9fd8de240b705ed18595ec @tych0 tych0 committed Mar 31, 2012
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@@ -53,6 +53,12 @@ py2cairo
make
sudo make install
+It's also possible (and recommended) to put this into a virtualenv.
+
+.. code-block:: bash
+
+ ./configure --prefix=/path/to/virtualenv
+
pygtk
~~~~~
@@ -90,6 +96,9 @@ Annotation
* pycairo in portage gets installed without xpyb support. Maybe, cause
they use waf for intallation. But i'm quiet new to python so i can't
say.
+* For pycairo need to specify ./autogen.sh --enable-xcb otherwise you
+ will get the dreaded TypeError: pycairo was not compiled with xpyb
+ support error
Test Installation
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