libX11 build error

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at
Mon Nov 22 09:14:11 PST 2010

2010/11/22 Deniz Fer <Deniz.Fer at>:
> Hello,
> I have a computer with CentOS 5.5 installed. My current Xorg version is
> attached and I want to upgrade to Release 7.5 (MPX being the main reason for
> the upgrade).
> I have followed every instruction in the wiki. I used manuel build with
> Peter’s instructions in FAQ, I have failed. I used jhbuild (after upgrading
> python and dbus), I have failed. Every time I have failed I get the same
> error which is “am_ET.UTF-8/XLC_LOCALE: command not found”. It’s a module in
> libX11, nls. I also tried to use –disable-xlocale with no success. After
> some research it appears that after configure, Makefile has an error in it
> self and it tries to use a command that is not present in my system.
> Probably I’m missing some other upgrade but couldn’t find what it might be.
> If anyone encountered this problem or something similar please help. Thank
> you for your time.

Could you cd into the libX11 directory, run "make V=1" and then paste
the output here? We need to see the build error to know what went


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