Subject: Re: getting x11
To: Soren Jacobsen <>
From: Greywolf <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/10/2004 14:14:47
[Thus spake Soren Jacobsen ("SJ: ") Yesterday...]

SJ: It's not useless crap, it's the XFree86 reachover build stuff.  See the -x
SJ: option to

Why does building with -x ignore X11BASE and put stuff into /usr/X11R6
instead of, say, /usr/X11 or /usr/X or whatever ELSE someone might want?

[I'm actually tempted at this point to toss the whole kit and caboodle
into /usr/local, and to hell with the X11 hierarchy.]

Rule #1:
    If you can't interrupt it, terminate it.
    If you can't terminate it, kill it.
    If you can't kill it, reboot.