yay, build complete. Now what ?
peter.hutterer at who-t.net
Mon Jan 28 15:49:59 PST 2013
On Sun, Jan 27, 2013 at 03:55:46PM -0500, Dennis Clarke wrote:
> Firstly, let me say a gracious thank you to all who have listened, lurked, and
> fired excellent emails at me over the past two weeks to get this to a simple and
> very repeatable process. Should make a lovely article once I write it all up.
> Certainly Alan and Peter have shown awesome patience and forgiveness as
> I floundered forwards here. I will say, X is deep and wide.
> So this was all compiled on a Debian squeeze barebones virtual machine within
> VMware with AMD Opteron processors. Should I be able to tarball up that whole
> dir /opt/xorg and take it to my AMD Opteron based laptop running Debian wheezy
> or would the kernel shift from rev 2.6.32-5-amd64 up to 3.2.0-4-amd64 be a new
> Can I simply fire this up in the VMware virtual machine with a barebone xinit ?
yes. just make sure you set your PATH etc so you start the new bits, not the
> Any suggestions ?
> ps: the fol sed/grep/cut foo shows me the 71 libs required within the entire Xorg
> output stack and I should point out that a bucket of them are "not found" by ldd
> due to an absent RPATH/RUNPATH in the ELF dynamic section. Not sure if that is
> a concern or not :
> aster $ ldd /opt/xorg/bin/xlsatoms
> linux-vdso.so.1 => (0x00007fff5c59e000)
> libxcb.so.1 => not found
> libc.so.6 => /lib/libc.so.6 (0x00007f3f8612e000)
> /lib64/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2 (0x00007f3f86496000)
set LD_LIBRARY_PATH to $prefix/lib
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