Sugar on Mandriva 2007
 Install required packages
You will need to at least have installed the following with urpmi:
urpmi linus-git cups cups-devel libIDL2_0 libIDL2_0-devel gcc gcc-c++ autoconf2.1 automake1.8 libtool libltdl3-devel mozilla mozilla-devel avahi libavahi-glib1 libavahi-glib1-devel avahi-python docbook-style-xsl gtk-doc libtiff3-devel libjpeg62-devel gnome-common gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad gstreamer0.10-plugins-good gstreamer0.10-plugins-base gstreamer0.10-plugins-ugly gstreamer0.10-plugins-python gstreamer0.10-plugins-tools libgstreamer-plugins-base0.10 libgstreamer-plugins-base0.10-dev libgstreamer0.10 libgstreamer0.10-devel libgconfmm2.6_1-devel
However, please add to the above list if I have missed any.
The easiest way to build Sugar from sources is to use sugar-jhbuild.