Heads Up: X11BASE removal

Alex Kozlov spam at rm-rf.kiev.ua
Mon Dec 26 06:57:05 UTC 2011

On Sun, Dec 25, 2011 at 09:22:02PM -0500, Eitan Adler wrote:
> The X11BASE variable has been deprecated for a long time. Support for
> having a X11BASE different than LOCALBASE was terminated on
> 2009/12/18. After the 9.0 release I will commit a patch that removes
> all current references of the variable from bsd.port.mk and
> bsd.xorg.mk.  In the meantime I will be adding some helper code to a
> few ports that still depend on it. New ports should not reference
> X11BASE at all.
Do You consider removal of X11 dir from /etc/mtree/BSD.root.dist in CURRENT?
Old insallations already have this dir and new doesn't have xorg.conf at
all or have it in $PREFIX/etc/X11/


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