Subject: Re: /usr/pkg/XFree86 ??
To: Louis Guillaume <email@example.com>
From: Krzysztof Kotlenga <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/09/2004 08:53:38
Louis Guillaume <email@example.com> wrote:
> I can't imagine a reason to build XFree86 packages against another
The reason is that /usr/X11R6 is a natural place where X Window System
is installed. Another way, when you want to compile some X application,
you must change its CPPFLAGS, LDFLAGS etc. because they point to
/usr/X11R6, not /usr/pkg/X11R6 or /usr/pkg/XFree86...
BTW, I can't imagine a reason to install X.org and XFree86 implementations
at the same time. But it could be a nice feature for some people.
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