Problems activating XFree86
macports-2006c at ryandesign.com
Wed Sep 27 08:57:43 PDT 2006
On Sep 25, 2006, at 21:46, Eric wrote:
> It builds without any troubles, but when I hit the activation step,
> I get:
> Error: Target com.apple.activate returned: Image error: /usr/X11R6/
> include/DPS/ColorSB.h already exists and does not belong to a
> registered port. Unable to activate port XFree86.
> Error: Status 1 encountered during processing.
> Any ideas on how I can get around this error?
> I need XFree86 installed because the gd2 port depends upon it.
> I'm curious...I assume that the gd2 port depends upon it because it
> is being built with xpm support. Would it be possible to have a
> variant of gd2 without xpm support and (perhaps) then be able to
> drop the dependency on XFree86...?
Please install X11User.pkg from the Mac OS X CD or DVD and also
X11SDK.pkg from the Xcode installation package. Then you can install
gd2 and any other port that requires an X server without needing to
install the XFree86 port.
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