xterm conflicts with xorg-clients

Jeppe Larsen jwl at io.dk
Wed Nov 16 08:48:35 GMT 2005

On Mon, 14 Nov 2005 20:49:30 +0000, Alex Zbyslaw wrote:
> I have created a patch based on this link, and now xorg-clients builds 
> just fine.  I am attaching a gzipped version of the patch (no idea if 
> attachments will work to the list or not), or you can create one based 
> on the URL (but tabs/spaces will almost certainly mess you up).  Unzip 
> it in /usr/ports/x11/xorg-clients/files
> Or you can do (from memory):
> cd /usr/ports/x11/xorg-clients
> make clean extract
> cd work/xc
> cp programs/xdriinfo/xdriinfo.c programs/xdriinfo/xdriinfo.c.orig
> * edit programs/xdriinfo/xdriinfo.c and change the glXGetProcAddress to 
> glXGetProcAddressARB on lines 61/2 (or thereabouts).
> diff -u programs/xdriinfo/xdriinfo.c.orig programs/xdriinfo/xdriinfo.c > 
> ../../files/patch-xdriinfo.c
> cd ../..
> make patch
> (which should apply cleanly)
> make
> (which should finish normally)
> Then if it all worked you can say "portupgrade -w x11/xorg-clients" 
> which should install what you have just rebuilt.  The patch will survive 
> csvup and would need to be deleted if this issue is ever fixed.
> Then portupgrade x11/xterm should work fine.
> --Alex

Thanks alot, but it worked to deinstall nvidia-driver first and then
update xorg-clients. But I save your patch if the problem reappears with
a new update :)

Jeppe W. Larsen

"Logic is the beginning of wisdom; not the end."

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