FreeBSD Port: nvidia-driver-1.0.4365 & libglut

Alexey Dokuchaev danfe at
Tue Nov 18 10:45:15 PST 2003

On Mon, Nov 17, 2003 at 10:16:26AM +0100, Christer Solskogen wrote:
> It seems like those two ports dont like each other much.
> libglut wont compile if nvidia-driver is installed.
> building static glut library
> ranlib libglut.a
> cc -fpic -DPIC -O2 -pipe -mcpu=pentiumpro -I../include
> -I/usr/X11R6/include  -c glut_8x13.c -o glut_8x13.So
> ld: cannot find -lGL
> *** Error code 1
> Stop in /tmp/usr/ports/graphics/libglut/work/Mesa-5.0.2/src-glut.
> *** Error code 1
> Stop in /usr/ports/graphics/libglut.
> As a work-around; you can uninstall nvidia-driver, install(or upgrade)
> libglut, and reinstall nvidia-driver.
> But if this is a big issue, maybe a fix should be a good thing?

Thanks, I'll investigate..  I already have more than enough patches for
nvidia-driver in my queue, so this one will probably be the trigger one
so I finally crunch some time out of my schedule and fix it!


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