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Re: xsrc/46138: netbsd-6 20120303 X11 issue (post expat move)

The following reply was made to PR xsrc/46138; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Martin Husemann <>
Subject: Re: xsrc/46138: netbsd-6 20120303 X11 issue (post expat move)
Date: Sun, 4 Mar 2012 22:46:33 +0100

 On Sun, Mar 04, 2012 at 07:10:06PM +0000, Matthew Mondor wrote:
 >  Interestingly here I noticed that X was simply not running.  Obviously,
 >  trying to get an X client to connect to DISPLAY :0.0 also then failed.
 >  This unfortunately suggests that the video mode is changed, that X11
 >  crashes or quits, and the video state is then left stale in graphics
 >  mode with a blank screen.
 You should hava a /var/log/Xorg.0.log file that tells you a bit about
 how far X got up, and you should also get a Xorg.core file somewhere.
 >  To build a system with debug symbols, is it sufficient to add "-O0 -g"
 >  to CFLAGS and "-g" to LDFLAGS?  Or is there another recommended
 >  approach?
 You can do
        $tooldir/bin/nbmake-$arch DBG=-g cleandir dependall install
 in /usr/src/external/mit/xorg, which should give you symbols.

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