xorg git build fail

Alan Hourihane alanh at fairlite.demon.co.uk
Thu May 29 13:14:58 PDT 2008

On Thu, 2008-05-29 at 20:36 +0100, Andy Furniss wrote:
> Hi,
> I guess this is related to the recent gentoo specific post, but I am not 
> sure and wonder if there is a workaround for me trying to build 
> everything into a separate tree on a 7.2 based LFS. I managed to do this 
> OK a few weeks ago.
> Using the guide - http://wiki.x.org/wiki/ModularDevelopersGuide
> tree pulled last night with the git_xorg_script and built with 
> util/modular/build.sh with paths set and -m /path/to/mesa (git)
> tried setting PKG_CONFIG_PATH and GL_LIBS but it still failed -
> checking for GL... configure: error: Package requirements (glproto >= 
> 1.4.9 gl >= 7.1.0) were not met:
> No package 'gl' found
> Consider adjusting the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable if you
> installed software in a non-standard prefix.
> Alternatively, you may set the environment variables GL_CFLAGS
> and GL_LIBS to avoid the need to call pkg-config.
> See the pkg-config man page for more details.
> ***** autogen.sh failed on xserver/

You need to grab the Mesa trunk source code and install that first.


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