imake not found error during installation of jdk 1.3

Chuck Swiger cswiger at
Fri Sep 26 13:12:01 PDT 2003

Enoch Chan wrote:
[ ... ]
> Stop in /usr/ports/x11/XFree86-4-libraries/work/xc/lib.
> make: don't know how to make Makefiles. Stop
> making Makefiles in lib/XRes...
> imake: not found
> *** Error code 127
> When I tried to look for imake (using "which imake"), nothing returns. 
> Then, I installed imake (under /usr/ports/devel/imake) manually.  When I
> looked under /var/db/pkg, I found two versions of imake (namely imake-1.0
> and imake-4.3.0_1).  Still "which imake" returns nothing.  As you can tell
> by now, I am a newbie.  Any suggestions are highly appreciated!

You need to add /usr/X11R6/bin to your $PATH; something like this:


...for sh/bash/zsh.


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