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Re: pkg/41971: graphics/dia-python cannot find pygtk module (py25-gtk2 is installed)
The following reply was made to PR pkg/41971; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: David Holland <dholland-pbugs%netbsd.org@localhost>
Subject: Re: pkg/41971: graphics/dia-python cannot find pygtk module
(py25-gtk2 is installed)
Date: Sun, 24 Jan 2010 01:54:06 +0000
On Fri, Jan 15, 2010 at 07:00:06PM +0000, Robert Elz wrote:
> | How hard would it be for pkg_comp to do display forwarding out of the
> | sandbox as an option?
> True forwarding, quite difficult I expect -
There's code in openssh that one might be able to steal. Although it's
probably grotty, and pkg_comp doesn't really need to be so elaborate.
> - but it would probably be
> possible to copy in the XAUTHORISATION file and make sure DISPLAY was
> set to force a true network connection, and it would probably work.
That would probably do, yeah.
> | It seems to me that having it clear $DISPLAY is
> | the correct default behavior.
> That's what I'm doing in the version of pkg_comp I'm using now, and
> I haven't seen any further problems - but I don't know that I have built
> anything that truly requires an X connection to build (if such a thing
If we find any, maybe we ought to have pkgsrc infrastructure to
provide a dummy X server for such packages, so they build
David A. Holland
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