Re: How do I install X headers?
Mikkel Mastrup Jensen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I installed X.org from backports as the
> first thing on my new system by typing "apt-get -t sarge-backports
> install x-window-server". Gnome (and X in general) runs fine, but when
> trying to install e17 (Enlightenment) from cvs I get this error:
> > checking for X11/X.h... no
> > configure: error: Cannot find X headers and libraries.
> I've been told I need to install X headers to fix it, but the list of
> packages on http://backports.org/debian/pool/main/x/xorg-x11/ is just so
> large, I'm not sure which one (or more) I need to apt-get...
1. Go to http://packages.debian.org/
2. Scroll down to the bottom of the page
3. Enter X11/X.h as "keyword"
4. Select distribution testing. (because backports.org features
packages backported from testing)
5. Klick on [Search]
6. Be happy.
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