Bug 8890 - xserver's configure.ac should set CONFIGFILE to $sysconfdir/X11/xorg.conf
Summary: xserver's configure.ac should set CONFIGFILE to $sysconfdir/X11/xorg.conf
Status: RESOLVED MOVED
Alias: None
Product: xorg
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Server/General (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: x86 (IA32) Linux (All)
: high normal
Assignee: Xorg Project Team
QA Contact: Xorg Project Team
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Reported: 2006-11-04 15:57 UTC by Joshua Baergen
Modified: 2018-12-13 18:34 UTC (History)
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Attachments
1.2.99.0-fix-sysconfdir-references.patch (421 bytes, patch)
2006-11-04 15:58 UTC, Joshua Baergen
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Description Joshua Baergen 2006-11-04 15:57:13 UTC
There is very little reference to $sysconfdir in the build system - with
daniels' input-hotplug additions, there are 3 references:

~/xorg/xserver $ grep sysconfdir -R *
config/Makefile.am:dbusconfigdir = $(sysconfdir)/dbus-1/system.d
configure.ac:   CONFIGFILE="$sysconfdir/$XF86CONFIGFILE"
hw/xprint/etc/Xsession.d/Makefile.am:xpcdir = $(sysconfdir)/X11/Xsession.d

Since the dbus file belongs in $sysconfdir and xprint references
$sysconfdir/X11, I think CONFIGFILE should also reference $sysconfdir/X11.
Comment 1 Joshua Baergen 2006-11-04 15:58:11 UTC
Created attachment 7651 [details] [review]
1.2.99.0-fix-sysconfdir-references.patch

Patch that does just that.
Comment 2 Daniel Stone 2007-02-27 01:34:22 UTC
Sorry about the phenomenal bug spam, guys.  Adding xorg-team@ to the QA contact so bugs don't get lost in future.
Comment 3 chemtech 2013-03-15 15:08:22 UTC
Joshua Baergen 
Do you still experience this issue with newer soft ?
Please check the status of your issue.
Comment 4 GitLab Migration User 2018-12-13 18:34:23 UTC
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