[BLFS Trac] #3055: Circular dependency in Xorg Libraries

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Wed Feb 24 06:52:47 PST 2010

#3055: Circular dependency in Xorg Libraries
 Reporter:  randy@…                     |       Owner:  blfs-book@…                   
     Type:  task                        |      Status:  new                           
 Priority:  normal                      |   Milestone:  future                        
Component:  BOOK                        |     Version:  SVN                           
 Severity:  normal                      |    Keywords:                                
 On the Xorg Libraries page, it is mentioned that you can add --with-fop
 for the libXfont package. This is impossible if you build FOP according to
 the book. Here is what I ran into.

 Installing FOP, it goes to use libmawt.so from the JDK which in turn is
 linked to (and tries to use) several of the X libraries. So, you can't
 install FOP until the X libs are installed; therefore, the --with-fop
 should probably be removed (or mentioned that it is a circular

Ticket URL: <http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/ticket/3055>
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