Subject: Re: pkg/33940: several packages fail to build because of missing *proto
To: None <,,>
From: Jukka Salmi <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 07/08/2006 09:30:04
The following reply was made to PR pkg/33940; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Jukka Salmi <>
Subject: Re: pkg/33940: several packages fail to build because of missing *proto
Date: Sat, 8 Jul 2006 11:25:15 +0200

 Hi, wrote:
 >  What X?
 NetBSD xsrc HEAD, i.e. native XFree86 (4.5.0), built three days ago.
 >  Do you have needed X headers already installed?
 AFAICT yes.
 >  Why isn't the working for you for these? (Have a look at them 
 >  to see what headers they look for.)
 They seem not to be read at all: I added `MYTEST=test' to
 x11/xextproto/, but running `make -V MYTEST' from
 graphics/hicolor-icon-theme did not print it. However, doing the same
 with x11/renderproto/ worked, so that file was
 BTW, in case one of these is a hint to some pkgsrc developer:
 $ cd pkgsrc/graphics/hicolor-icon-theme
  x11-links gtk2 atk pango glib2 gettext cairo Xft2 fontconfig iconv expat glitz MesaLib libpixman freetype2 png tiff zlib jpeg xcursor Xrandr randrproto Xrender renderproto pthread Xfixes fixesproto xextproto xproto
 $ make -V USE_BUILTIN.xextproto
 $ make -V BUILDLINK_DEPMETHOD.xextproto
 $ make -V BUILDLINK_PREFIX.xextproto
 >  What version of x11-links do you have installed (if using it)? Does it 
 >  link for your needed headers?
 x11-links-0.30 - yes, it does: it contains
 /usr/pkg/share/x11-links/include/X11/extensions/extutil.h which is a
 link to /usr/X11R6/include/X11/extensions/extutil.h
 Regards, Jukka
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