Re: can not compile kde, some xmkmf problem
Antonio Rodriguez wrote:
On Fri, Jun 25, 2004 at 04:48:24PM +1000, Rob Weir wrote:
The /usr/X11R6 install path is standard, so the configure must find the
Since XFree86 4.4.0 isn't in Debian, you must have installed it from
a tarball or something. You'll need to point the KDE configure
script at the location you unpacked it to. Or just install the
Debian packaged X headers.
Um, you installed a binary tarball of X to /usr/X11R6? That's a
*really* bad idea. Nonetheless, Debian has the X headers packaged. Or
get them from XFree86.
If nothing gets resolved about that 4.4 release in the future, I am
considering installing 4.4 in my system too, so, I would like to hear
recommendations about making it happen.
Red Hat and others are packaging their kit from x.org. I expect that
will be better-supported, at least in the short term: there are quite a
few Red Hatters around.