Building NV driver from git

Harry Putnam reader at
Sun Oct 9 15:07:47 PDT 2011

Running Debian wheezy

After cloning the git repo for:


I got a slug of errors when running ./

autoreconf: Entering directory `.'
autoreconf: not using Gettext
autoreconf: running: aclocal error: must install xorg-macros 1.8 or later before running autoconf/autogen the top level
autom4te: /usr/bin/m4 failed with exit status: 1
aclocal: /usr/bin/autom4te failed with exit status: 1
autoreconf: aclocal failed with exit status: 1

So is it just the macros I must have? And where are they obtained

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