libtool and ports build problem FIXED

Kris Kennaway kris at
Mon Feb 9 21:08:24 PST 2004

On Mon, Feb 09, 2004 at 11:01:28PM -0600, Vulpes Velox wrote:

> > > turns out it requires libXau, which it does not check to see if it
> > > is installed...
> > 
> > libXau is part of XFree86-libraries, so you probably have a
> > corrupted XFree86 installation.
> Yeah, I am aware of that, but it did not supply what was needed to get
> fluxbox working was not included in XFree86-4-libraries. Also the port
> of Xft required libXau to be installed. I checked the pkg-plist and it
> was not included, it was not was it installed after a make install,
> and niether was it something that could be fix with symbolic linking.
> It just includes libXau.a and not, which was needed by
> fluxbox-devel.

I can only repeat that you must have a corrupted XFree86 installation,
because fluxbox-devel builds fine in a clean environment with the
XFree86-4-libraries port.

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