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Re: help compiling X11 clients



Alex pointed that out to me.  I added the symlink on my system to avoid
re-writing make files.  Forgot that Debian did not ship it that way. 
BTW the link is NOT supposed to exist according to the FSSTND we have
been following, so Debian is following standards rather than standard
practice -- usually this is a good thing.

Ian Eure wrote:
> 
> Ok, setting the lib path to /usr/X11R6/lib worked. Guess Debian doesn't have 'X11'
> symlinks in /usr.
> 
> On Wed, Sep 09, 1998 at 07:56:46PM -0400, Shaleh wrote:
> > 1. try using /usr/X11R6/lib istead of /usr/X11/lib.
> > 2. do ldconfig -v|grep X11, you should get something like libX11.6.so ->
> > /usr/X11R6/lib/libX11.so.6.1.0
> >
> > Otherwise, we can go one on one in irc or something.
> >
> > Ian Eure wrote:
> > >
> > > ieure!Phaktory:~$ dpkg --status xlib6g-dev
> > > Package: xlib6g-dev
> > > Status: install ok installed
> > >
> > > ieure!Phaktory:~$ dpkg --status xlib6g
> > > Package: xlib6g
> > > Status: install ok installed
> > >
> > > They're there. Anything else?
> > >
> > > On Wed, Sep 09, 1998 at 07:31:01PM -0400, Shaleh wrote:
> > > > Make sure you have xlib6g-dev and xlib6g installed.  Otherwise you are
> > > > doing it right.
> > > >
> > > > Ian Eure wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > > Hi there. I'm trying to get the shockwave flash plugin for netscape to
> > > > > compile, and not having much success. It fails with this error:
> > > > >
> > > > > g++ -o swfplayer main.o libflash.o -L/usr/X11/lib -lX11 -lXext
> > > > > /usr/bin/ld: cannot open -lX11: No such file or directory
> > > > > collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
> > > > > make: *** [swfplayer] Error 1
> > > > >
> > > > > any ideas?
> > > > >
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