Bug 497 - BuildServersOnly build fails because Xnest requires libXext
Summary: BuildServersOnly build fails because Xnest requires libXext
Alias: None
Product: xorg
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Server/DDX/Xnest (show other bugs)
Version: git
Hardware: x86 (IA32) Linux (All)
: high normal
Assignee: Adam Jackson
QA Contact:
Depends on:
Reported: 2004-04-18 06:59 UTC by Paul Vojta
Modified: 2005-10-04 02:06 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Paul Vojta 2004-04-18 06:59:25 UTC
When trying to build a stock X11R6.7.0 (from the tar files on the xorg ftp site),
the build fails because it can't find -lXext when building Xnest.

I used the following host.def file, with no other changes:

  #define BuildServersOnly        YES
  #define ProjectRoot /usr/xorg
  #define NothingOutsideProjectRoot YES
  #define InstallXserverSetUID YES

Defining BuildXextLib and BuildX11Lib solved the problem (but this should be
Comment 1 Adam Jackson 2004-07-27 10:25:21 UTC
Fixing product field.

Still valid with current CVS (just hit it myself), I'll take this one.
Comment 2 Adam Jackson 2004-07-27 10:27:27 UTC
come on, bugzilla, assigning should assign to the person who makes the change...
Comment 3 Chris Lee 2005-07-04 11:18:05 UTC
This doesn't still happen, does it? 
Comment 4 Paul Vojta 2005-07-04 16:00:17 UTC
No, it works fine now.  Thanks!
Comment 5 Adam Jackson 2005-10-04 19:06:24 UTC

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