Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/x11/xvattr
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List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/04/2005 02:48:21
On Sun, Dec 04, 2005 at 02:23:53AM +0100, Bernd Ernesti wrote:
> > Log Message:
> > Just expect X11 libraries to provide Xv, since XFree86 and Xorg
> > have provided Xv for ages. Also add build dependency on pod2man.
> revision 1.2
> date: 2002/08/14 02:14:16;  author: dmcmahill;  state: Exp;  lines: +6 -1
> make sure that ${X11BASE}/include/X11/extensions/Xvlib.h before trying
> to build this.  If not, bail out with a NOT_FOR_PLATFORM since Xv didn't
> appear until XF4.
> Right now we are supporting XFree 3.x for 1.6 so this breaks it.

For 1.6, you can still use Xorg from pkgsrc. The check is broken for any
non-native X11 and personally I think a build error on 1.6 due to
missing feature is better than not compiling this with Xorg from pkgsrc.
If you disagree, what about checking for 1.6 and native X11 explicitly?