Subject: Re: Overhaul X11 handling [was Re: need advice for integrating modular
To: None <>
From: Johnny Lam <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/20/2006 10:59:35 wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 20, 2006 at 02:19:38PM +0000, Johnny C. Lam wrote:
>> (4) Modify the monolithic and XFree86 packages in pkgsrc to
>>     install directly into /usr/pkg, and not into /usr/pkg/{xorg,XFree86}.
>>     Make them conflict with each other.
> I plan to kill XFree86 in pkgsrc with the exception of -server, so this
> problem will mostly vanish.

If that's really true, then I would certainly not mind seeing the 
monolithic packages vanish as well, so that pkgsrc could just 
focus on supporting "native-X11" or else using the modular X11 component 


	-- Johnny Lam <>