xserver installation guide feedback

Torgeir Veimo torgeir at pobox.com
Tue Sep 21 08:21:06 PDT 2004

On Mon, 2004-09-20 at 10:36 -0400, Paul Fox wrote:
> hi -
> 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:
> 	    export PKG_CONFIG_PATH="/opt/fdo/lib/pkgconfig:$PKG_CONFIG_PATH"
> 	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:
> 	    export PKG_CONFIG_PATH="/opt/fdo/lib/pkgconfig"
> 	worked fine.
> i'm bcc'ing seth klein, who seems to be responsible for the wiki
> page and the script...

I still have problems with 

configure.ac:32: AC_CONFIG_AUX_DIR must be called before
configure.ac:28: ... AM_INIT_AUTOMAKE called here
autoreconf: automake failed with exit status: 1

Any resolutions yet?

Torgeir Veimo <torgeir at pobox.com>

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