Subject: Re: odd defaults when building kde
To: Steven M. Bellovin <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/03/2005 18:05:51
On Sat, Sep 03, 2005 at 11:51:24AM -0400, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> I recently built kde packages (from the pkgsrc-2005Q2 tag) on a 2.0
> machine.  For some reason, the generated kdmrc file assumed that a number
> of commands were in /usr/pkg/bin.  How did this happen?
> # Default is "/usr/pkg/bin/xrdb"
> # Default is "/usr/pkg/bin/xterm -ls -T"
> # Default is "/usr/pkg/bin/xterm"
> # Default is "/usr/pkg/bin/X"
> ServerCmd=/usr/pkg/bin/X
> I built the packages while logged in remotely from an xterm.  I do not
> think I had X forwarding on, but /usr/X11R6/bin was probably in my path
> at build time.

It shouldn't be affected by your PATH anyway.