Subject: Re: Issues with X11R6 native on NetBSD/sparc
To: Greg Earle <email@example.com>
From: Sam C. Nicholson !! <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/30/1994 10:38:24
>Does a CG6 work? With X11R6?
We'll find out this weekend ( Between moving and visiting relatives -- sigh )
>I suggest applying fix-05 as well.
>Then you can apply the NetBSD patches and be on your way.
I did a:
R6 -> fix-01..04 -> patches you posted -> changes to site.def -> fix-05
patch complained not a whet.
>> 2. Makefiles in programs/xdm/config and programs/xinit are broken
>> making all in programs/xdm/config...
>> "Makefile", line 5: Need an operator
>Hmmn, this didn't happen to me ... I wonder if the SharedXmuReqs change to
>bsdLib.tmpl, perhaps? (I didn't make that change when I built it originally)
>> I am going to ad an argument of YES to the #defines in site.cf to see ...
>I suggest you check the Imakefile and Makefile for spaces vs. tabs, although
>it would help if you told us just what *is* on line 5 of your Makefiles ...
My line 5 is the same as yours, a comment. Could this indicate a bug in
make such that it only counts non-comment lines?
Actually it worked to just add the YESs. Though I will check for tab/space
correctness next time I am down there.
>Ah, you got bitten by the "crypt" Secret Hidden File Trick :-)
>Read the RELNOTES:
"_Manuals_ We don't need no steenkin' Manuals!" Relnotes, though -- OK. ;)
Looks like that covers it. Ought to build now. Let you know if
the cg6 works.