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Re: bin/40050: scanpci can't find a shared library

Subject: Re: bin/40050: scanpci can't find a shared library
From: Robert Elz
Date: Fri, 28 Nov 2008 11:40:18 UTC
Newsgroups: fa.netbsd.bugs

The following reply was made to PR xsrc/40050; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Robert Elz <kre@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: Jonathan Glaschke <e-mail@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: David Holland <dholland-bugs@xxxxxxxxxx>, gnats-bugs@xxxxxxxxxx,
        netbsd-bugs@xxxxxxxxxx, gnats-admin@xxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: bin/40050: scanpci can't find a shared library 
Date: Fri, 28 Nov 2008 18:36:35 +0700

     Date:        Fri, 28 Nov 2008 11:37:48 +0100
     From:        Jonathan Glaschke <e-mail@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
     Message-ID:  <20081128103748.GA5858@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
 
   | > That's with native xorg, right? (That is, not xorg from pkgsrc.)
 
   | Right, that's "complete installation" in the netbsd 4.0.1 install cd
   | with the ftp path i posted in the bug report..
 
 In that case, it isn't "native xorg" but "XFree86", that's what was
 on 4.0.1 (native xorg is only on 5.0 (BETA now) and current, I believe).
 
 There are lots of packages these days that simply don't work with
 XFree86 any more, and there seems to be no interest in fixing (most of) them.
 
 The impression I've gathered from message reading is that you're really
 supposed to switch to modular xorg (from pkgsrc) on any system without native
 xorg - which means trashing everything X related (you can probably just
 leave /usr/X11R6 but it is unlikely to ever be used again), and rebuilding
 the world.
 
 kre
 

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