xorg 6.8.2 won't compile

Matthieu Herrb matthieu.herrb at laas.fr
Sun Aug 28 07:39:39 PDT 2005

David Charles Todd wrote:
> This must be a FAQ, but I couldn't find the answer.
> I got 6.8.2, and I was trying to follow the directions from the DRI wiki 
> for building a server to get 3D acceleration running under MACH64.
> In compiling in xc, I get this error:
> make[3]: Entering directory `/usr/local/src/X+dir/xc/lib/Xxf86vm'
> ../../config/makedepend/makedepend  --   -I../.. -I../../exports/include 
> -I/usr/X11R6/include  -Dlinux -D__i386__ -D_POS
> IX_C_SOURCE=199309L                             -D_POSIX_SOURCE 
> -D_XOPEN_SOURCE                                 -D_BSD_S
> OURCE -D_SVID_SOURCE                             
> -D_GNU_SOURCE                            -DFUNCPROTO=15 -DNARROWPROTO -
> ../../config/makedepend/makedepend: warning:  XF86VMode.c, line 38: 
> cannot find include file "X11/Xlibint.h"
>       not in ../../X11/Xlibint.h
>       not in ../../exports/include/X11/Xlibint.h
>       not in /usr/X11R6/include/X11/Xlibint.h
>       not in /usr/local/lib/gcc-include/X11/Xlibint.h
>       not in /usr/include/X11/Xlibint.h
>       not in /usr/lib/gcc-lib/i586-suse-linux/3.3.5/include/X11/Xlibint.h
> make[3]: Leaving directory `/usr/local/src/X+dir/xc/lib/Xxf86vm'
> This is by no means an isolated problem.
> What's going on? I have a hard time believing the source is broken out 
> of the box, so it must be something I am missing.

You probably didn't use 'make World' to invoke make. 'World' does a 
'make includes' that populates the export/include directory with 
symlinks to include files like X11/Xlibint.h that are needed later.

Matthieu Herrb

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