synaptics driver on xorg git
gmane at colin.guthr.ie
Tue Feb 6 01:19:12 PST 2007
Alan Coopersmith wrote:
> Colin Guthrie wrote:
>> I believe this .la file is created automatically by libtools and that
>> this is a requirement of the latest xorg-server?
> Nope. xorg-server doesn't use .la's at all - I routinely delete them
> and never include them in the packages I build.
Very odd then that the build of xorg-xserver 1.2.0 in mandriva simply
wont load the synaptics driver unless I create the corresponding .la file...
Perhaps something else is at fault that the .la file was able to fix?
I checked and double checked that this was what was required to fix
things.... no .la, synaptics doesn't load, .la synaptics does load....
ran that test several times.
/me is confused.
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