Xorg compile trouble

Mhac Janapin mhac at pbts.net.ph
Tue Oct 5 17:14:01 PDT 2004


On Tuesday 05 October 2004 8:05 am, Mhac Janapin wrote:
> On Monday 04 October 2004 6:42 pm, Matthias B. wrote:
> > On Mon, 4 Oct 2004 17:23:01 +0800 Mhac Janapin <mhac at pbts.net.ph> wrote:
> > > Thanks Declan.
> > >
> > > > You did take a peek with vim, didn't you? Vim +91 Makefile.proto
> > >
> > > I didn't peek with vim. Was I supposed to?
> >
> > Well, you could have figured that there's something wrong with
> > /sources/xcbuild/config/makedepend/Makefile.proto
> > from the error message you got and it never hurts to look.
>
> That would be exciting! I'll go ahead... I'm not a good C programmer though
> :(
>
> > > > What it seems to be complaining about is a command commencing before
> > > > the target, which is like an instruction beginning before the start
> > > > of a subroutine. Mebbe it's misinterpeting something?
> > >
> > > I don't know. :(
> >
> > Then I suggest you open
> > /sources/xcbuild/config/makedepend/Makefile.proto
> > in nano and check out what the beginning of the file looks like.
> > Especially check out lines 90 and 91, which is where the error is being
> > reported.
>
> I'll check those two lines and post back what I will find out.
> Thanks guys!
Okay. I got xorg compiled. The problem was with my host.def . I have a line 
there with the videocards messed up. So what I did is just defined what Im 
going to use (nv, agpgart, etc.) Then after that the compile went smoothly!

Thanks for all the help!

Mhac



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