Subject: Re: gdm and kdm are broke after reinstalling X using xsrc
To: Ian Thomas <email@example.com>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/09/2004 11:13:09
On Wed, 9 Jun 2004, Ian Thomas wrote:
> Shared object "libXdmcp.so.6" not found
> and when attempting to start kdm
> Shared object "libXau.so.6" not found
> I have the files,
> , but no *.so.6 files for either. Can someone let me know if these
> are included with a working X?
Usually the shared libraries are not provided with XFree86 libs. The
pkgsrc XFree86-libs package does not provide them. And NetBSD 1.6.2
> Any other suggestions on how to fix
> this? I can include the log files specified above if that would be
One idea is to rebuild pkgsrc/x11/gdm and pkgsrc/x11/kdebase2 (or whatever
else really used those now-missing shared libraries).
> I'm running 2.0_BETA right now.
It seems like I read something about this this last few months or so about
how some versions of XFree86 with NetBSD -current were building them.
Jeremy C. Reed
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