Error During Autoconf **UPDATE**
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Sun May 31 10:02:10 PDT 2009
On Sat, May 30, 2009 at 11:04 PM, <jsprankle at awlship.com> wrote:
>> -------Original Message-------
>> From: Dan Nicholson <dbn.lists at gmail.com>
>> Subject: Re: Error During Autoconf
>> Sent: May 31 '09 04:37
>> On Sat, May 30, 2009 at 8:11 PM, Joe Sprankle <jsprankle at awlship.com> wrote:
>> > Hi all,
>> > Brand new to this.
>> > I'm attempting to learn to build kdrive and not off to a good start.
>> > Configure.ac says to run autoconf to create configure script.
>> > I'm receiving the following error:
>> > foo at foo:~/Desktop/xorg-server-126.96.36.1991$ autoconf
>> > configure.ac:31: error: possibly undefined macro: AM_INIT_AUTOMAKE
>> > If this token and others are legitimate, please use
>> > m4_pattern_allow.
>> > See the Autoconf documentation.
>> Sounds like you don't have automake installed. You'll need autoconf,
>> automake and libtool to work with the git sources. Additionally,
>> you'll need any other X modules that the server depends on.
>> It's also very probably Ubuntu has kdrive. Look for Xephyr.
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> Dependencies killed the cat1
> I installed a "xorg-dev" package and autoconf runs with only the following error:
> checking for GL... configure: error: Package requirements (glproto >= 1.4.9 gl >= 7.1.0) were not met:
> No package 'gl' found
That's mesa's libGL. Probably you can use your distro's GL (libGL-dev
or something). Otherwise, read the Development/git page I pointed you
to. It shows the correct order to build all the modules so you can get
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