pixman and perl
ingmar at exherbo.org
Thu Oct 22 11:22:07 PDT 2009
Excerpts from Frédéric L. W. Meunier's message of Thu Oct 22 20:09:11 +0200 2009:
> On Thu, 22 Oct 2009, John Taylor wrote:
> > Stephan Raue wrote:
> >> Hi John,
> >> i dont think pixman need perl. i can compile Xorg without perl.
> > I have pixman-0.16.2. During the configure stage, it clearly says:
> > configure: error: Perl is required to build pixman.
> > I hope I'm wrong.
> The perl references are in pixman/Makefile.am. Looking at
> pixman-combine32.c, you should only need perl if compiling from
> When I run make using the 0.16.2 tarball, there is no sign of
> perl in the build sequence.
./configure still checks for perl unconditionally, and aborts if it's
not found, see configure.ac:129.
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