Can't compile lxpanel

Walter Hurry walterhurry at
Thu Jun 20 20:59:13 UTC 2013

On Fri, 07 Jun 2013 01:07:26 +0200, Dimitry Andric wrote:

> On Jun 6, 2013, at 18:21, Walter Hurry <walterhurry at> wrote:
>> On Thu, 06 Jun 2013 09:19:20 -0600, asomers wrote:
>>> Looks like a bug upstream.  If this port worked in FreeBSD-9, then the
>>> difference might be the switch from gcc to clang.  You could try
>>> compiling the port with gcc.  Just add these lines to /etc/make.conf
>>> CC=gcc CXX=g++
>>> CPP=gcpp
>>> Note: that will change the compiler used for ALL ports, as well as
>>> kernel and world.  To selectively change the compiler for just a few
>>> ports, you can follow the examples here:
>> Thank you. Yes, switching to gcc (for that port only) worked.
>> So should that go down as a defect in lxpanel, or in clang?
> It is a defect in lxpanel.  The code is simply broken, as the error
> messages clearly show.
Fixed now. Thanks go to the (new) maintainer.

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