DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2004-07
Re: Xlibs/Xorg work
syjef wrote @ Fri, 16 Jul 2004 08:36:52 -0500:
> I have the xorg-libraries override more of less working now. Unfortunately,
> there is still a problem of binaries trying to link against libfoo.so.x and
> the port installs libfoo.so.x.y. Symlinks provide a workaround for this, but
> that is a manual step after the installation. I don't think I can submit
> this override yet because of that. I can get xorg-server to work, though
> there is an undefined symbol in the freetype module, and I can't get xorgcfg
> to build due to undefined symbols related to Xaw. The XTT module works fine
> though (I am using xorg-server with XTT right now). The mousewheel works
> fine for me.
> Xlibs is something else entirely. I could build all of them, but, there is a
> threading problem in libX11 that I can't fix. I can manually build XThrStub
> from xorg-libraries and link libX11 against it, but I still get undefined
> symbols. Something is forcing the implicit declaration of getpwuid_r and one
> other similar symbol, and these are not defined anywhere in DFly as far as I
> can tell. This pretty well makes xlibs useless.
Look at the port at:
You'll notice a DragonFly.cf for imake and other stuff.
These will fix your problems. I suggest you at least take
a look, it will spare you some time.