[ANNOUNCE] libXcm-0.2.6

Kai-Uwe Behrmann ku.b at gmx.de
Thu Jun 17 01:42:12 PDT 2010

Am 17.06.10, 09:45 +0200 schrieb Klaus Dittrich:

> Am 06/17/10 06:40, schrieb Kai-Uwe Behrmann:
>> This is the first release of libXcm a colour management library for the
>> X Window System. The library communicates X colour regions between
>> server and clients, which is described in the included net-color spec.

>> git: git://www.oyranos.org/git/xcolor
>> git-tag: libXcm-0.2.6
>> Download:
>> http://sourceforge.net/projects/oyranos/files/libXcm/libXcm-0.2.x/libXcm-0.2.6.tar.gz/download

> To get this lib using wget this url is required 
> "http://downloads.sourceforge.net/project/oyranos/libXcm/libXcm-0.2.x/libXcm.0.2.x.tar.gz"

> If one specifies a --libdir, /usr/X11/lib for example, no pkgconfig entry 
> gets installed.

works fine. Thats used by rpm and I think deb as well.

> Not specifying a libdir it gets installed in /usr/X11/lib64/pkgconfig.
> On a 64 Bit only system no /usr/X11/lib64/ exists.

Oops, I was tould that "lib64" is a default for x86_64.

Hope the above two things are no blocker.

> Can you please split install in make install and make install-docs, so
> people like I, not having doxygen installed, can install the lib without
> getting an error of make install.

In git is now supported:
make install-bin
make install-docs
and according make uninstall-xxx

> Is this lib meant to get part of Xorg in future?

We choose MIT to allow for especially that. Feel free to include libXcm 
into Xorg.

> -- 
> Regards
> Klaus Dittrich

Mit freundlichen Grüßen
Kai-Uwe Behrmann
Programmierung für Farbmanagement
www.behrmann.name + www.oyranos.org

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