expat.h file not found

Matthieu Herrb matthieu.herrb at laas.fr
Sun Apr 23 23:31:18 PDT 2006

Siva Prasad wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to build X11R6.9.0 using uclibc for Linux 2.6.14 kernel. I 
> am having build issues.
> while compiling xmlconfig.c, it errors out by starting with "expat.h 
> file is not found". By searching the distribution, I found that this 
> file is indeed available in extras/expat/lib directory. Why is this not 
> getting referenced?
> Any help from some one how to build X11 for uClibc (buildroot)?

If you don't have the expat package installed (with its headers), you 
need to set 'HasExpat NO' in host.def to use the version provided in 

Matthieu Herrb

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