Subject: pkg/16492: 1.5 i386 emacs built with libXaw.so.7
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 04/25/2002 11:30:50
>Synopsis: 1.5 i386 emacs built with libXaw.so.7
>Arrival-Date: Thu Apr 25 02:31:00 PDT 2002
>Originator: Havard Eidnes
>Release: NetBSD 1.5.3_ALPHA
System: NetBSD smistad.uninett.no 1.5.3_ALPHA NetBSD 1.5.3_ALPHA (SMISTAD) #4: Thu Mar 7 11:37:23 CET 2002 firstname.lastname@example.org:/usr/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/SMISTAD i386
The binary package for emacs in
was apparently built on a machine which had the non-default
XFree86 version 4 binaries installed. A clear indication of
this is that emacs is linked against libXaw.so.7. However,
the distributed X11 binaries in the 1.5.2 release are based on
XFree86 version 3, and in that release libXaw only exists in
major version 6.
Thus, the emacs binary from the package cannot be used on a
system with the distributed installation binaries from 1.5.2
(or any earlier 1.5 release for that matter).
Unpack the above tar file, see with ldd that it links against
It is not unlikely that more X11 binaries in the package
collection for 1.5 are similarly affected.
Make sure the binary packages are built on a default installed