X building problems

R.L. Horn lists at eastcheap.org
Thu Jan 25 16:56:51 PST 2007

On Thu, 25 Jan 2007, Pelle Johansson wrote:

> The biggest problem is that drivers can't find all headers (4. below).

> 4. No drivers can build, they can't find their headers:
> gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I.. -g -O2 -I -I/opt/xorg/include -I../src -MT 
> acecad.lo -MD -MP -MF .deps/acecad.Tpo -c acecad.c  -fno-common -DPIC -o 
> .libs/acecad.o
> In file included from acecad.c:29:
> ../config.h:4:25: error: xorg-server.h: No such file or directory
> acecad.c:48:18: error: misc.h: No such file or directory
> acecad.c:49:18: error: xf86.h: No such file or directory
> ....

At least part of the problem is that that naked "-I" should be "-I 

> I noticed these headers are around in the xserver/ directory but are not 
> installed... What should I do to resolve this problem?

They should be installed in /opt/xorg/include/xorg.

What versions of automake/autoconf/libtool are you using?

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