Subject: Re: a few issues compiling www/lynx
To: Frederick Bruckman <>
From: Georg Schwarz <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/13/2004 21:18:23
> Don't know, but you should be able to work around it, for now, by
> adding _USE_RPATH=no to the command line.

I did so. I was asking for other version of IRIX because I was wondering
whether one could set that in the IRIX mk config file.

> 1) It looks like "ncurses/" is included unconditionally,
> by mistake. Try commenting that out (near the bottom of pkgsrc'
> "lynx/Makefile").


> Actually... lynx-2.8.5 was released only last week. That may well
> build out-of-the-box on IRIX 5 (or maybe not... all the entries in
> "ChangeLog" about IRIX are about IRIX 6). In case, it doesn't seem
> to be worthwhile to spend too much time on 2.8.4.

lynx as such compiles fine.

Georg Schwarz     +49 177 8811442