Building Modular Xorg

Adam K Kirchhoff adamk at
Thu Nov 9 06:09:36 PST 2006

On Wed, 2006-11-08 at 12:20 -0500, Adam K Kirchhoff wrote:
> Afternoon all,
>     I'm not sure if this is the correct list for this particular 
> problem, as it's not really a problem with Xorg itself.  I am unable to 
> pull down the Modular Xorg ports tree per the instructions at:
>     First, I installed 6.1 and then upgraded to -CURRENT.  I then built 
> git from the ports tree I currently have installed (the one from 6.1).  
> When I run the git clone command, I get:
> git clone git://
> fatal: packfile '/usr/ports/.git/objects/pack/tmp-0WpIXN' is too small
> error: git-clone-pack: unable to read from git-index-pack
> error: git-index-pack died with error code 128
> clone-pack from 'git://' failed.

So I managed to clone the ports tree...  First I had to grab the latest
ports tarball from the FreeBSD ftp server and build git from that.
Apparently the version of git from the 6.1 release is unable to
successfully clone the tree.

However, I now have a new problem when building xorg:

===>  Building for xf86-input-calcomp-1.1.0
make  all-recursive
Making all in src
if /bin/sh ../libtool --tag=CC --mode=compile cc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H  -I.
-I. -I..      -O2 -fno-strict-aliasing -pipe  -DXFree86Server
DXFree86Module -DXFree86LOADER -I/usr/X11R6/include/xorg
-I/usr/X11R6/include    -I../src -MT xf86Calcomp.lo -MD -MP -MF
-c -o xf86Calcomp.lo xf86Calcomp.c;  then mv -f ".deps/xf86Calcomp.Tpo"
".deps/xf86Calcomp.Plo"; else rm -f ".deps/xf86Calcomp.Tpo"; exit 1; fi
 cc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I.. -O2 -fno-strict-aliasing -pipe
-DXFree86Server -DIN_MODULE -DXFree86Module -DXFree86LOADER
xorg -I/usr/X11R6/include -I../src -MT xf86Calcomp.lo -MD -MP
-MF .deps/xf86Calcomp.Tpo -c xf86Calcomp.c  -fPIC -DPIC
-o .libs/xf86Calcomp.o
xf86Calcomp.c:47:1: warning: "NEED_XF86_TYPES" redefined
In file included from ../config.h:4,
                 from xf86Calcomp.c:37:
/usr/X11R6/include/xorg/xorg-server.h:75:1: warning: this is the
location of the previous definition
xf86Calcomp.c: In function `CalcompPreInit':
xf86Calcomp.c:682: error: `TS_Raw' undeclared (first use in this
xf86Calcomp.c:682: error: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only
xf86Calcomp.c:682: error: for each function it appears in.)
xf86Calcomp.c:684: error: `TS_Scaled' undeclared (first use in this
*** Error code 1

in /usr/ports/x11-drivers/xf86-input-calcomp/work/xf86-input-calcomp-1.1.0/src.

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