[BLFS Trac] #2677: Obsolete references to patch in libxcb instructions

DJ Lucas dj at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Dec 3 14:57:31 PST 2008

BLFS Trac wrote:
> #2677: Obsolete references to patch in libxcb instructions
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>  Reporter:  chris at linuxfromscratch.org  |       Owner:  blfs-book at linuxfromscratch.org
>      Type:  task                        |      Status:  new                           
>  Priority:  normal                      |   Milestone:  6.4                           
> Component:  BOOK                        |     Version:  SVN                           
>  Severity:  normal                      |    Keywords:                                
> ----------------------------------------+-----------------------------------
>  This was reported by "jokie51" in IRC. When libxcb was updated to version
>  1.1, the sloppy-lock patch was no longer needed, and it was removed from
>  the list of stuff to download for that package. However, the patch is
>  still mentioned, in both the list of installation commands and in the
>  "Configuration" section. Obviously the command to apply the patch should
>  be removed, but I don't know how much more needs to be changed. Do the
>  couple of paragraphs in the "Configuration" section still apply, minus the
>  reference to the patch? Or is the whole section no longer needed?
Yes.  The patch was finally applied upstream, after much fuss I'm
guessing.  I failed to update it last night.

-- DJ Lucas

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