[Mesa-dev] [PATCH] configure: Only require libdrm 2.4.75 for intel.

Emil Velikov emil.l.velikov at gmail.com
Thu Feb 2 03:09:13 UTC 2017

On 2 February 2017 at 02:58, Michel Dänzer <michel at daenzer.net> wrote:
> On 02/02/17 09:10 AM, Emil Velikov wrote:
>> On 1 February 2017 at 23:28, Vinson Lee <vlee at freedesktop.org> wrote:
>>> Fixes: b8acb6b17981 ("configure: Require libdrm >= 2.4.75")
>>> Signed-off-by: Vinson Lee <vlee at freedesktop.org>
>> Are you sure that's correct ?
>> Afaict the follow-up commits make use of updated i915_drm.h which
>> should be provided by your distro's libdrm-dev package.
> This seems to be at the heart of the confusion here: Is i915_drm.h part
> of libdrm or of libdrm_intel? I'd argue it's the latter, and the fact
> that some or even all downstreams ship a single package with all libdrm*
> headers is irrelevant. That package also contains all the libdrm_*.pc
> files, so Vinson's patch works as intended either way.
Are you saying that there's a single -dev package [libdrm-dev] for
everything libdrm* related ?
That sounds like a broken distro package... which would explain some
of the assumptions/discussions on #dri-devel :-)


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