Successfully building ekiga

Jeremy Messenger mezz7 at
Tue Apr 4 11:26:18 UTC 2006

On Tue, 04 Apr 2006 05:55:03 -0500, Jean-Baptiste Quenot <jbq at>  

> * Steve Ames:
>> I'm prepping a patch and will send a PR to update the versions of
>> pwlib and openh323 in the FreeBSD ports tree. I expect to have the
>> patches complete, tested and submitted sometime today. I'll send
>> you the PR numbers and links to the patches at that time.
> OK, with the pwlib update, I can compile ekiga successfully:
> 1) patch pwlib using Steve's patch and install
> 2) install devel/dbus
> 3) install opal (from with attached patch
>    opal-patch-libspeex and then ./configure && gmake && gmake install
> 4) install ekiga (from with attached patch
>    20060404-freebsd-ekiga and the following configure magic:
>    SDL_CONFIG=/usr/local/bin/sdl11-config LDFLAGS="-L/usr/local/lib  
> -pthread" ./configure --prefix=/usr/X11R6  --with-pwlib-dir=/usr/local  
> --with-opal-dir=/usr/local
>    then gmake && gmake install
> We should be able to make a port now, one for opal and another for
> ekiga.  Shall the maintainer be gnome at

We have no insterest with gnomemeeting/ekiga. If we want to maintain  
gnomemeeting/ekiga, we would have done it long time ago. ;-) You will have  
to ask kwm, since he is maintaining gnomemeeting.


> Best regards,

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FreeBSD GNOME Team  -  gnome at

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