problem building py-gnome-extras

Jeremy Messenger mezz.freebsd at
Sat Mar 17 18:40:27 UTC 2012

On Fri, Mar 16, 2012 at 7:18 AM, Robert Huff <roberthuff at> wrote:
> Hello:
>        On this system:
> FreeBSD 10.0-CURRENT #0: Sun Mar 11 08:20:02 EDT 2012 amd64
>        when building I get this:
> mv -f .deps/_gksu2_la-gksu2.Tpo .deps/_gksu2_la-gksu2.Plo
> /bin/sh ../libtool --tag=CC   --mode=link cc -DORBIT2=1 -D_REENTRANT -D_THREAD_SAFE -I/usr/local/include/libgksu -I/usr/local/include/glib-2.0 -I/usr/local/include/startup-notification-1.0 -I/usr/local/include/gnome-keyring-1 -I/usr/local/include/gconf/2 -I/usr/local/include/orbit-2.0 -I/usr/local/include/pygtk-2.0 -I/usr/local/include/gtk-2.0 -I/usr/local/lib/libffi-3.0.9/include -I/usr/local/lib/gtk-2.0/include -I/usr/local/include/atk-1.0 -I/usr/local/include/cairo -I/usr/local/include/gdk-pixbuf-2.0 -I/usr/local/include/pango-1.0 -I/usr/local/include/gio-unix-2.0/ -I/usr/local/include -I/usr/local/include/pixman-1 -I/usr/local/include/freetype2 -I/usr/local/include/libpng   -O -pipe -g -Wall -fno-strict-aliasing -module -avoid-version -export-symbols-regex init_gksu2 -L/usr/local/lib -o -rpath /usr/local/lib/python2.7/site-packages/gtk-2.0/gksu2 _gksu2_la-gksu2module.lo _gksu2_la-gksu2.lo -pthread -L/usr/local/lib -lgksu2 -lstartup-notification-1 -lgnome-keyring -lgconf-2 -lgtk-x11-2.0 -lgdk-x11-2.0 -latk-1.0 -lpangocairo-1.0 -lXext -lXrender -lXinerama -lXi -lXrandr -lXcursor -lXcomposite -lXdamage -lgdk_pixbuf-2.0 -lpangoft2-1.0 -lgio-2.0 -lXfixes -lcairo -lX11 -lpango-1.0 -lm -lfreetype -lfontconfig -lgobject-2.0 -lgmodule-2.0 -lgthread-2.0 -lglib-2.0
> grep: /usr/local/lib/ No such file or directory
> sed: /usr/local/lib/ No such file or directory
> libtool: link: `/usr/local/lib/' is not a valid libtool archive
> gmake[2]: *** [] Error 1
> gmake[2]: Leaving directory `/data/port-work/usr/ports/x11-toolkits/py-gnome-extras/work/gnome-python-extras-2.25.3/gksu2'
> gmake[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
> gmake[1]: Leaving directory `/data/port-work/usr/ports/x11-toolkits/py-gnome-extras/work/gnome-python-extras-2.25.3'
> gmake: *** [all] Error 2
> *** [do-build] Error code 1
>        As far as I cen tell, libxcb is not a direct requirement; also,
> rebuilding it does not solve the issue - that library does not
> exist.
>        So ... this is an indirect dependency?  I am unable to figure
> out what needs to be rebuilt, and there are enough candidates to
> make a blanket rebuild impractical (or at least wasteful and
> annoying).
>        Can someone provide a more focused target?  Please?

Maybe try to run below to see if it will help you to find it.

# find /usr/local/lib -name \*.la | xargs egrep -l "libxcb-aux"


>        Respectfully,
>                                Robert Huff

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