Re: xpm and xpm4.7
Michael Meskes writes ("Re: xpm and xpm4.7"):
> Raul Miller writes:
> > I'm confused about what should be happening with xpm and xpm4.7
> Isn't xpm the AOUT version and xm4.7 the ELF one? If so an immediate fix
> would be to install xpm into /usr/X11R6/lib/i486-linuxaout. However, I
> prefer to recompile all packages that use xpm to make them use xpm4.7 and
> converting them to ELF in the meantime. In fact I already did that for all
> applications but not for the games (that is if I didn't miss any).
This doesn't work if the user has some programs of their own linked
against the a.out xpm, or wants not to upgrade all of the packages for
I think we should make an a.out compatibility package, if possible.