[CentOS] how to upgrade gtk on centos 4.8

Wed Apr 7 07:44:58 UTC 2010
John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com>

Tommy Zong wrote:
> Hello,
> My centos is 4.8 while I need gtk 2.8 or later. How to upgrade GTK?
> I’m trying to upgrade manually based on RPMs on 5.X, there are too 
> many decencies when upgrading libX.
> Is there anybody can give some suggestion to enlighten me? Thanks.

it would be far easier to upgrade your whole system to 5.x than it would 
be to backport a new GTK and everything dependent on it to 4.x, and then 
discover just how much of the 4.x system you've broken.