r5751 - in trunk/BOOK: . general/graphlib introduction/welcome

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Sun Mar 26 20:07:30 PST 2006


On 3/26/06, Randy McMurchy <randy at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:
> On Sun, 2006-03-26 at 19:39 -0700, dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org
> wrote:
>
> >      <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
> >      <para role="optional"><xref linkend="libjpeg"/>,
> > -    X (<xref linkend="xfree86"/> or <xref linkend="xorg"/>) and
> > -    <xref linkend="freeglut"/></para>
> > +    X (<xref linkend="xfree86"/>, <xref linkend="xorg"/>, or
> > +    <xref linkend="xorg7"/>) and a GLUT library
> > +    (<xref linkend="MesaLib"/> or <xref linkend="freeglut"/>)</para>
>
> Just out of curiosity, when did the Mesa package start providing a
> Glut library?
>
> It never has in the past.

There's a GLUT library on the Mesa page now.  It's not part of
MesaLib, but I thought this was the best way to indicate that.  If you
know a better way, let me know.

However, tiff will link to the GLUT library installed in our Mesa
instructions.  I had no intention of building freeglut, but when I was
configuring tiff, there it was, -lglut.

--
Dan



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