Subject: Re: xpm and imake problem on Solaris - xpkgwedge releated?
To: Urban Boquist <>
From: grant beattie <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/14/2004 07:24:56
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On Mon, Sep 13, 2004 at 05:06:02PM +0200, Urban Boquist wrote:

> My system does not have libxpm installed, but when I try to build
> graphics/xpm something goes wrong with imake, it seems to forget that
> I am using GCC and not the Sun native CC:
> gcc: unrecognized option `-Xc'
> gcc: language cg92 not recognized
> gcc: data.c: linker input file unused because linking not done
> this is strange since I have these set correctly:
> $ bmake VARNAME=3DIMAKEOPTS show-var
> -DHasGcc2=3DYES -DHasGcc2ForCplusplus=3DYES
> $ bmake VARNAME=3DIMAKE show-var
> /usr/openwin/bin/imake -DHasGcc2=3DYES -DHasGcc2ForCplusplus=3DYES
> But the actual imake command that gets run is just:
> imake -DUseInstalled -I/proj/BND/tmp/qurbboq/pkg/lib/X11/config -I/usr/op=

my initial investigation into this found that the IMAKE variable was
losing the arguments (which seems to be true from what you've pasted
above). I don't know why this is happening and I ran out of time when
I was looking at it, admittedly very quickly.

sorry, I know that's not particularly insightful, except to say that
you're not the only one.


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