Subject: Re: XCursorGen
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Matthias Scheler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/17/2003 16:57:45
In article <email@example.com>,
Nicholas Ricketts <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> if I use the package to install xcursorgen then they fix the xsrc
> so that xcursorgen builds by default.
This will not happen because as said before we don't have "libpng" in the
> Then I will have a problem.
Not really. The package tools would recognize that the binary has been
modified and leave it alone if you do "pkg_delete xcursorgen".
> I will have 2 different verions installed in the same place.
If you install the "xpkgwedge" package you will have "/usr/pkg/bin/xcursorgen"
vs. "/usr/X11R6/bin/xcursorgen" and avoid the conflict completely.
> I really need it to compile from xsrc.
No, you don't. You cause yourself a lot more trouble if you modify your
copy of "xsrc" instead of using the package.
Matthias Scheler http://scheler.de/~matthias/