[BLFS Trac] #1966: XFree86 4.6.0
b3nt at ukonline.co.uk
Sat May 13 13:29:16 PDT 2006
BLFS Trac wrote:
> I got it compiled with no problems, nothing to fear from the change from
> linux-libc-headers to linux-headers, but still... it's not advisable to
> use extra optimization flags like the ones found in the xfree86.cf file
> under xcbuild/config/cf directory...
> but... used the i386 optimization line changed from -march=i686 to
> -march=pentium-m with no errors, so... maybe it should be good to note
> that users can modify this value to accomodate for their specific
> architecture (no -O3 and not any other modification except the one
> containing HasPAM from the original host.def stated in the BLFS book)
I think a lot of stuff that's in the host.def at the moment should be
moved to the wiki page.
There is a lot of cruft in the xfree host.def that could be cleaned out.
I'm just running some test builds at the moment and intend to commit a
trimmed down host.def file to the xfree86 page tomorrow.
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