Can't install WindowMaker

Sabine Baer baerks at
Sun Mar 11 17:17:45 UTC 2012

On Sun, Mar 11, 2012 at 05:41:41PM +0100, Roland Smith wrote:

> FD_ISSET is a macro in /usr/include/sys/select.h, at least on 9.0. Check if
> that file exists and is readable.
> Check if the file config.h[1] in the windowmaker source tree (generated by
> configure) contains the line '#define HAVE_SELECT 1'.
> [1: /usr/ports/x11-wm/windowmaker/work/WindowMaker-0.95.2/config.h]
> If this is not defined, and the file exists, it is a bug in the configure
> script.
> As a workaround, try removing the '#ifdef' and '#endif' lines around the '#
> include <sys/select.h>' line in the file handlers.c[2], then re-start the
> compilation process (by running 'make' from the port's directory). Don't
> re-start the portmaster command, as that will undo your changes. If the build
> goes OK, issue the command 'make install clean' from the port's directory.
> [2: /usr/ports/x11-wm/windowmaker/work/WindowMaker-0.95.2/WINGs/handlers.c]
Thanks a lot, I'll have a try.


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