Subject: Re: What's the different between src/x11 and xsrc?
To: Rui-Xiang Guo <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/17/2004 12:15:35
On Sun, Oct 17, 2004 at 04:07:18PM +0800, Rui-Xiang Guo wrote:
> Hi, all.
> I used anoncvs to update my source recently and found there is a new
> directory 'x11' under src/.
> Does it mean that if I run, it will also install X11 system on
> my box?

yes, src/x11 is a reachover build infrastructure for X11 from /usr/xsrc,
using the NetBSD make infrastructure (which allows it to be cross-compiled).
You need to run with -x to have it descend in src/x11.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference