Subject: Re: oroborus
To: Jason R. Fink <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-x11
Date: 05/30/2001 15:35:14
On Wed, 30 May 2001, Jason R. Fink wrote:
> > The correct way is to compile in the path where that lib can be found into
> > the binary. You do this with the -Wl,-R${X11BASE}/lib switch.
> > You might want to check if USE_X11(?) is set (I'm not 100% sure it does
> > the above -Wl,-R for you).
> the -Wl option came up bad with my current version of gmake
> (gmake-3.79.1) but I was able to add -R{$XROOT} to my CFLAGS as well
> as -USE_X11. Neither one worked.

Um, USE_X11 is a variable for the pkg Makefile, e.g.

for the -Wl,-R part, you have to pass that to gcc/cc in the Makefile that
comes with the distfile, probably by patching a or so.

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>