Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/wm
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/02/2004 13:36:36
On Fri, 2 Jul 2004, Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:
> > > - Disable i18n under NetBSD < 2.0. It doesn't let icewm run (even when
> > > pkgsrc's libiconv is used). If anybody has a better way to really
> > > solve the problem...). Fixes PR pkg/23979 by syn at sceen.net.
> > Thanks. It is strange, because it works fine on other Linux distros, but
> > not pkgsrc under Linux.
> Hmm... I only added the "fix" for NetBSD. Maybe icewm under Linux uses
> iconv in glibc or something like that when built outside pkgsrc?
> (Anyway, the configure script suggests installing libiconv, which is what
> our libiconv package provides)...
I now built this newly updated wm/icewm under Linux. Mine configured with:
(I don't need that support from packages because I use glibc on Linux. I
have no changes at all in wm/icewm*.)
CONFIG_I18N and ENABLE_NLS were both defined by the configure.
It now works for me! I no longer get that "IceWM: iconv doesn't supply
(sufficient) 646 to Unicode converters" problem.
And NLS/i18n support appears to work:
IceWM: Un autre gestionnaire de fentres tourne dj, fin...
(that was when I was running another window manager at same time)
I tested by running icewm on a remote Linux system to manage my local
NetBSD X desktop. But now I continuously receive:
IceWM: Warning: ypixbuf.cc:944: Failed to copy drawable 0x34000e8 to
PR 26053 and PR 23979 can probably be closed once the Originators have
Jeremy C. Reed
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