xserver installation guide feedback
pgf at foxharp.boston.ma.us
Mon Sep 20 07:36:59 PDT 2004
i just went through building the kdrive xserver using the
xserver-inst.sh script from the website. it all worked okay,
with a couple of minor exceptions:
- the fetch and build of RecordExt is missing. perhaps
this is a new dependency.
- i had trouble with the PKG_CONFIG_PATH variable. using
the supplied syntax didn't work for me:
i don't know if this was because PKG_CONFIG_PATH was initially
empty, and pkg_config doesn't like the dangling ':' on the end,
or whether my pkg_config (version 0.15.0) is simply different.
simply using this form:
i'm bcc'ing seth klein, who seems to be responsible for the wiki
page and the script...
paul fox, pgf at foxharp.boston.ma.us (arlington, ma, where it's 53.4 degrees)
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