Installing Pidgin 2.10.11_4+x11 on PPC Powerbook G4 running 10.5.8
devans at macports.org
Sat Jan 2 16:37:52 PST 2016
On 1/2/16 12:42 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
> On Jan 2, 2016, at 11:19 AM, John T. Chung wrote:
>> Everything installed w/.o problems:
>> ---> Attempting to fetch pidgin-2.10.11_4+x11.darwin_9.ppc.tbz2 from http://lil.fr.packages.macports.org/pidgin
>> ---> Fetching distfiles for pidgin
>> ---> Verifying checksums for pidgin
>> ---> Extracting pidgin
>> ---> Applying patches to pidgin
>> ---> Configuring pidgin
>> ---> Building pidgin
>> ---> Staging pidgin into destroot
>> ---> Installing pidgin @2.10.11_4+x11
>> ---> Activating pidgin @2.10.11_4+x11
>> ---> Cleaning pidgin
>> ---> Updating database of binaries
>> ---> Scanning binaries for linking errors
>> ---> No broken files found.
>> sh-3.2# exit
>> But when I run the Pidgin chat client I get this:
>> Macintosh-2:~ jchung$ Pidgin&
>>  45544
>> Macintosh-2:~ jchung$ Xlib: extension "RANDR" missing on display "/tmp/launch-1lSHvK/:0".
>> Dynamic session lookup supported but failed: launchd did not provide a socket path, verify that org.freedesktop.dbus-session.plist is loaded!
>> Pidgin 2.10.11 has segfaulted and attempted to dump a core file.
>> This is a bug in the software and has happened through
>> no fault of your own.
> Is org.freedesktop.dbus-session.plist loaded, per the instructions shown by running "port notes dbus"?
> If you're using the X11.app provided by Mac OS X, try using the X11.app provided by the MacPorts xorg-server port instead. Also make sure the xorg-libXrandr port is installed.
Also note that pidgin was just updated to version 2.10.12 so you'll want to update your ports and work with that version.
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