Subject: Re: xorg man file suffix
To: Todd Willey <>
From: Juan RP <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/05/2005 00:42:11
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On Thu, 30 Dec 2004 17:27:42 +0000
Todd Willey <> wrote:

> After building xorg (imake, libs, and server, probably all others) I
> get errors like "unable to stat SOME MAN PAGE".  It keeps looking for
> /usr/pkg/xorg/man1/PAGE.1, but the page is installed as
> /usr/pkg/xorg/man1/PAGE.1.gz.  I've changed the MAN_SUFFIX and all
> other *_SUFFIX variables in meta-pkgs/xorg/Makefile.common to have the
> .gz extension on the end, but it still looks for it without.  In PLIST
> it uses those variables to look for the files, but a "bmake show-var
> VARNAME=MAN_SUFFIX" shows it with the .gz on the end.
> This is on DragonFly using recent 2004Q4, any ideas?

Make sure the option "CompressManPages" is set to NO in 
(xc/config/cf and pkg/xorg/lib/X11/config).

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