On Mon, Apr 07, 2014 at 12:35:39PM -0400, Harry Putnam wrote: > One thing should be mentioned... I've allowed my debian system to fall > badly behind in updates and general maintenance. Now face a bit of a > job getting back on track. But doubt that is the cause of my troubles. What version of Debian are you on? > Yes, an X system (Lxde ) > > I followed the usual drill of: > > sh autogen.sh (did all the reconf sort of stuff) > > ../configure --with-xft --with-x-toolkit=gtk > --prefix=/usr/local/src/vcs/bzr/test Shouldn't be relevant, but is that --prefix path really where you want to install emacs to? Also, while it usually works it's not normally recommended to build in a sub-dir of the source tree, a better option would be for example if your source tree is at src/emacs/trunk to build in src/emacs/build. Cheers, Tom -- Humor in the Court: Q: Are you qualified to give a urine sample? A: Yes, I have been since early childhood.
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