Subject: Re: OpenBSD + pkgsrc
To: Paulo Aukar <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/04/2005 08:28:10
On Fri, 4 Feb 2005, Paulo Aukar wrote:

> a -  problems found when building xorg (/usr/pkgsrc/meta-pkgs/xorg)
> a.1 - the building process asks for a non existent file named at:
>  /usr/pkgsrc/x11/xorg-libs/work/xc/config/cf/
> The same is valid for xorg-server, xorg-clients etc.
>  The "solution" adopted has been to create an empty file at the mentioned directory. This, of course, doesn't seem to be a "true" solution but it "worked".

This is already fixed. Please update your pkgsrc. Try using anoncvs. See
the mirrors webpage at

> a.2 - the compilation of xorg-fonts* stoped for many hours (I gave up) when executing the following command:
>                  /usr/pkg/xorg/bin/mkfontdir -x bdf .

Maybe you can try running that manually and with ktrace and see what it is
doing all the time.

 Jeremy C. Reed

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