[PATCH] Move xtrans.pc to /usr/share/pkg-config

Mikhail Gusarov dottedmag at dottedmag.net
Mon Sep 28 09:56:35 PDT 2009

Twas brillig at 09:19:37 28.09.2009 UTC-07 when Alan.Coopersmith at Sun.COM did gyre and gimble:

 >>  MG> This fixes configuration in cross-compilation mode:
 >> Whoops. This was a patch for libxt, sorry for not making it clear.
 AC> Don't you mean libxtrans?

:) Yes

 AC> As for the patch, the pkg-config man page on my system only
 AC> documents /usr/lib/pkgconfig, not /usr/share/pkgconfig.  Is the
 AC> share directory commonly used but missing from the man page?  Or is
 AC> a minimum version required?

"PKG_CONFIG_PATH ... the default is libdir/pkgconfig:datadir/pkgconfig
where libdir is the libdir where pkg-config and datadir is the datadir
where pkg-config was installed."

Traced back to pkg-config 0.16, released 26.03.2005, 0.15 do not have

 AC> (If so, perhaps it's best for now to install to both locations, so
 AC> that older pkgconfig still works.)

http://www.x.org/wiki/ModularDevelopersGuide states pkg-config 0.18.1 is
a minimum requirement, as it introduced Requires.private/Libs.private

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