Did you run the configure script first?  If installing from source, you
won't have a Makefile before you do so.

On Thu, Mar 31, 2011 at 10:44 AM, jake kaiden <jakekaiden / yahoo.com> wrote:

> hi austin -
>
>  there's a gnome2 section of this forum, where it would be more
> appropriate to post this question.  i've had problems installing the
> latest gtk2 as well.  i currently use gtk 0.19.3 with ruby 1.8.7, both
> installed through my package manager, because i can't seem to get
> anything else to work - (see this post
> http://www.ruby-forum.com/topic/1291300#new , and others where i talk
> about my woes!)
>
>  i'd suggest posting a more complete explanation of what's going on
> (i.e. what system you're on, what version of ruby, what version of gtk2,
> whether it's a gem install or you're building from source, etc.) on the
> gnome2 forum - you'll get more responses there than here....
>
>  best of luck -
>
>  -jk
>
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