[ANNOUNCE] xf86-input-joystick-1.3.2

Donnie Berkholz dberkholz at gentoo.org
Mon Apr 28 14:41:02 PDT 2008

On 13:07 Mon 28 Apr     , Sascha Hlusiak wrote:
> > That new tarball installs the manpage in the 4x section again, instead
> > of just 4. Looks like you created the tarball on a machine with an old
> > version of util-macros installed (the change from 4x to 4 was made ages
> > ago :p).
> I apologize; I see that I have the latest util-macros installed but Gentoo 
> patches back the 4x section for Linux; I'll ask them why. On my gentoo 
> machine all xorg drivers install in the 4x section, so I just saw the 
> joystick driver following the pattern.

It's my fault. It's probably leftover from when X manpages overwrote 
other system ones, and I thought it more elegant at the time to install 
to the 'x' suffix as other X things did. Seems like this might be a good 
time to change that.


More information about the xorg mailing list