ESP Ghostscript-8.15.4 broken without X?

Michael Brandstetter listen at freigeister.org
Sun Oct 19 00:37:43 PDT 2008


Am Sonntag, 19. Oktober 2008 09:08:52 schrieb Zach Milton:
> ESP Ghostscript-8.15.4 seems to be broken without X on a default LFS
> build.
>
> I am trying to compile it to get the drivers for CUPS, and I cannot get
> it to successfully compile with the book instuctions.
>
> I have also tried the configure switches "--disable-gtk" and
> "--without-x" to no avail. The switches are mentioned by the configure
> script when run with "./configure --help".
>
> This is a default LFS 6.3 (stable) / BLFS 6.3 (stable) build with no
> special parameters.
>
> I do not have, nor intend to install X, as the system is not very ample
> on resources, and will function purely as a network server.
>
> The package page states that the "X Window System" is an optional
> package.
>
> The attached file is the log of the build with errors when the software
> build breaks with configure switches of "--disable-gtk" and
> "--without-x".
>
> The command I used to build is as follows:
>
> ------------------------
>
> ./configure --prefix=/usr \
>
> --enable-threads \
>
> --disable-gtk \
>
> --without-x &&
>
> make
>
> ------------------------
>
> Am I doing this wrong? Or is something wrong with the package?
>
> Thanks in advance for any help or insight!
>
> -Zach

Hi Zach!

Do not apply this sed command and the build will run fine. 

sed -i "s/bbox.dev$/x11.dev/" Makefile.in

Without this the esp package will use the default bbox.dev and that is ok 
for systems without X.

Regards Michael
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