Note Ubuntu dependencies in README
Submitted by Josh Wolfe
Created attachment 187600 example patch
dependencies (through apt-get/aptitude) are: gnome-common gobject-introspection gperf gtk-doc-tools libgtk2.0-dev libgconf2-dev
Only a few of these give helpful error messages when missing. It took me about 30 minutes of struggling and googling to figure out this list. It would be helpful for Ubuntu users if it were accessible somewhere, such as in the README.
Attached is a patch that accomplishes this.
Patch 187600, "example patch":
Resolution: RESOLVED WONTFIX