Problems building firebird on 4.9-stable

Norbert Koch nk at
Thu Oct 30 02:43:54 PST 2003

Kris Kennaway <kris at> writes:

> Follow the example in the pkg_which(1) manpage to locate stale files
> in /usr/X11R6 and /usr/local.  It is possible that you have old files
> lying around (e.g. from an incorrect port upgrade, or a port's broken
> pkg-plist), that are confusing the firebird build.

Thanks, found it.  Some three year old g[dt]k headers and libraries
below /usr/local/ before they have been moved over to /usr/X11R6/.
They had preference.


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