Subject: XFree86 3.1 imake problems
To: Gary D. Duzan <>
From: Matthieu Herrb <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/11/1994 09:34:13
You wrote (in your message from Sat  8)
 >    I'm trying to build XFree86 3.1 from source on my NetBSD 1.0
 > Beta box, but I can't seem to get started. The Makefiles generated
 > by imake are corrupted, with lots of @@'s and empty space in the
 > makedepend section. Best of all, there is a page full of nulls at
 > the end of the file. Is this a know problem? Thanks.
[I also posted a follow-up to your news article, so forgive me if you
see that twice --matthieu]

There must have been a problem when patching your source tree. Are you
sure you started with X11R6 tree at patchlevel 5 ? In fact the fix 4
fixed this imake problem.