Subject: Re: libXpm compile errors
To: Colin Wood <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 01/10/1998 13:08:57
Arrg... <thwap> <thwap> <thwap>...
Make that 'extract into /usr/pkgsrc' :)
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On Sat, 10 Jan 1998, David Brownlee wrote:
> Have you tried using the NetBSD package system?
> It makes building supported packages very easy (libxpm is just one
> such package).
> Download /pub/NetBSD/NetBSD-current/tar_files/pkgsrc.tar.gz,
> extract into /usr/src, then cd into subdirectories & type make
> then make install",
> Full docs are available at:
> _/ Do not go gentle into that good night \_
> / Rage, rage against the dying of the light \
> On Sat, 10 Jan 1998, Colin Wood wrote:
> > Amitai Schlair wrote:
> > >
> > > I tried compiling libXpm (found it at www.plig.org/xwinman/, in the
> > > fvwm95 section) on NetBSD 1.3, but I keep running into 'missing file'
> > > errors. Here's the result of my attempt to compile using the second
> > > (non-Imake) method in the INSTALL file:
> > >
> > > ----
> > >
> > > % make -f Makefile.noX
> > > making all in ./lib...
> > > + mkdir ../X11
> > > rm -f ../X11/xpm.h; ln -s ../lib/xpm.h ../X11
> > > cc -O -DZPIPE -c data.c
> > > In file included from xpmP.h:43,
> > > from data.c:41:
> > > xpm.h:72: X11/Xlib.h: No such file or directory
> > > xpm.h:73: X11/Xutil.h: No such file or directory
> > > *** Error code 1
> > Looks like your Makefile.noX is broken or something like that. I'd assume
> > that noX means no X, but apparently not for this one :-) The README file
> > says that the Makefile isn't ready for production without some editing
> > first, anyway.
> > > I got similar errors about missing files when using Imake. Any ideas how
> > > to fix this?
> > Do you have X installed? Where do you have it installed? Did you do an
> > xmkmf -a
> > ??? What version of the XPM package is this? I seem to remember it
> > compiling out of the box for me....
> > Later.
> > --
> > Colin Wood firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Component Design Engineer - MD6 Intel Corporation
> > -----------------------------------------------------------------
> > I speak only on my own behalf, not for my employer.