Subject: Re: X apps cannot find app-defaults
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/19/2004 09:48:08
On Sat, 17 Apr 2004, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:

: > Right, so in the meantime, can the change that forced xpkgwedge on us
: > be backed out?
: Also, xpkgwedge be default is breaking many builds because dependencies
: are in different places than expected. One fix for that would have been to
: bump PKGREVISION and BUILDLINK_DEPENDS for every package using X, but that
: would have made many upset (due to forcing to rebuild software again).

Perhaps something in could check a dependency package's root @cwd
and add -I/usr/X11R6/include -L/usr/X11R6/lib -[rpathopt]/usr/X11R6/lib if
the @cwd of a dependency says the directory is needed.

-- Todd Vierling <> <>