libtool and ports build problem FIXED

Vulpes Velox kitbsdlists at
Mon Feb 9 21:33:13 PST 2004

On Mon, 9 Feb 2004 21:08:22 -0800
Kris Kennaway <kris at> wrote:

> 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.

I did a pkg_delete -a and started in on it and found this little
problem... according to the pkg-plist, my installation was fine... and
the needed files where no where to be found in the work dirs

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