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If you do rpm -qi on it, you'll see that the packager is still listed as Dag. Linux PPC Other UNIX-Based Hardware Trading JustLinux Help File Library Audio Hardware Configuration Hardware Installation Networks Programming Software X Window Events JL Talkback JL Ideas Feedback Forum Suggestions Post Your Forum After doing some variants on # dpkg --list *lib* |less and # dpkg --list *dev* |less I decided that this package looked like a safe bet: xlibs-dev 4.1.0-16 X Window System I must be looking at the wrong file or something. have a peek here

See the XFree86 HOWTO for more details.

Most Linux distributions nowadays come with an X installation. I also checked the homepage of XFree86 to see if they had any binaries for Debian, but no such luck... GNU checking dependency style of gcc... Anyway, other people like to see what's being done, so not up to use what's outputted or not. https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=883303

It's at http://www.ximian.com/products/redcarpet.

The commercial CDE environment uses the Motif libraries and a variation of the Motif mwm window manager, dtwm, and provides a suite of no configure: error: BadWM requires the X Window System libraries and headers Adv Reply August 8th, 2008 #2 damoxc View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Visit Homepage A Carafe G+ Profile - Ohloh Profile Offline #3 2011-02-14 03:22:42 edmund Member Registered: 2011-02-04 Posts: 3 Re: XFCE 4.8 on Debian lenny: dependency hell Thanks for your advice, which was correct: I noconfigure: error: X Window System or development libraries not found.Make sure you have headers and libraries installed!

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  2. Join Date Apr 2009 Location ~/ Beans 210 Re: X Window System Libraries and Headers Bump, I got the same problem.
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  5. Donexorg is already the newest version.0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 13 not upgraded.But the problem is still the sameCan somebody help me?
  6. Each uses a different set of libraries and provides varying degrees of MS Windows-like look and feel.

    Information on KDE is available from http://www.kde.org/.
  7. Everything fine so far, but (there's always a but...): I want to compile fluxbox from source (so I can add 'remember-patch').

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#1 10-01-2005 byblyk Registered User Join Date: Mar 2004 Last Activity: 20 February It's not fluxbox I want to install from a package and when fluxbox is installed from package I don't need the development kit for X (at least not in RedHat...) I Once you've run it awhile please do a report, I haven't heard anything about it other than this thread. Not sure how to check for extras needed by source.

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It should come out as d5f502c3adbc252486512193b1ad8fafad1437a0989fce296522e5c356ad6a9dIf it does, then you should be able to install it withyum localinstall --nogpgcheck fluxbox-1.3.2-1.el6.sr.x86_64.rpmSee if it works for you. The KDE environment uses the Qt graphics libraries, available from Trolltech at http://www.trollTech.com. Tango Icons © Tango Desktop Project. And if i am using another window manager can i switch between fluxbox and KDE if i have to?

yes checking sys/select.h presence... int,fd_set *,struct timeval * checking for getloadavg... Depending on the version of FB you are using you may need to change your sources list to the unstable or testing branches. Forum Menu Index User list Rules Search Register Login You are not logged in.

Some installation programs can correctly guess a "least common denominator" screen configuration, like a 640-by-480 VESA-standard display, but there are many possible video hardware configurations that may not be able to http://iembra.org/configure-error/configure-error-devil-il-h-required.php It will certainly come to use. yeschecking for socket... Hey, I'm trying to install fluxbox.

Must be run from su. There are too many distros and operating systems out there and it will for sure not work with all of them. yeschecking for remove... Check This Out laila63 Programming 9 07-08-2004 03:14 PM window 2000 professional not pinging my window 98 system.

No change. Last edited by byblyk; 10-02-2005 at 11:30 PM.. If the installation program wasn't able to configure the X server correctly, Linux will most likely try to start the X display, fail, and drop back into text-only terminal mode.

I was curious about installing Debian because I've heard many people talking about how good it is.

If the server's IP address is, enter the command:

$ xhost +

On the client system, open a telnet connection to Also, refer to the manual page for the X server. (E.g.; man X), and try running the X server and redirecting the standard error output to a file so you All Linux questions here! Top scottro Forum Moderator Posts: 2213 Joined: 2007/09/03 21:18:09 Location: NYC Contact: Contact scottro Website Re: Can't install fluxbox Quote Postby scottro » 2011/11/24 01:53:09 I feel I should make some

Search for Xorg or Xfree86, not sure which Mandrake uses now. Topics: Active | Unanswered Index »Installation »XFCE 4.8 on Debian lenny: dependency hell Pages: 1 #1 2011-02-04 12:24:47 edmund Member Registered: 2011-02-04 Posts: 3 XFCE 4.8 on Debian lenny: dependency hell as soon as I found Lord Sutch I aborted the download of the official discs. http://iembra.org/configure-error/configure-error-libevent-is-required.php Proudly powered by Debian.

If you have a desktop machine, there are a few sample XF86Config files at ftp://metalab.unc.edu/. The desktop uses its own window manager, kwm, and provides a MS Windows-like look and feel.

The GNOME home page is http://www.gnome.org. yeschecking for basename... This makes for an up to date install with software installed just for my taste! ::..

I also tried editing /usr/bin/vncserver. yeschecking langinfo.h usability... Server: zapp Unix & Linux Forums > Operating Systems > Linux Member Name Remember Me? no checking for suffix of executables...

Yum always returns nothing.I then found this thread:http://www.centos.org/modules/newbb/vie ... nochecking for X... Top pschaff Retired Moderator Posts: 18276 Joined: 2006/12/13 20:15:34 Location: Tidewater, Virginia, North America Contact: Contact pschaff Website [SOLVED] Can't install fluxbox Quote Postby pschaff » 2011/11/28 22:44:17 The thread has yeschecking for IceConnectionNumber in -lICE...

Wow, only 185mb to get started! The time now is 06:38 AM. No problem, this way I know that the more recent fluxbox versions work without problem in CentOS. I have tried installing xserver-xorg-dev, but the error message is still there.

It appears that these instructions use rather loose names for the prerequisite packages. I have looked but i'm not to sure if i've got the right files downloaded. Remove advertisements Sponsored Links Corona688 View Public Profile Visit Corona688's homepage! Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) About Me Ganquan Mao View my complete profile Search This Blog Labels Android (1) Apps (1) Article (6) Blogger (3) Deutsch

DoneBuilding dependency tree Reading state information... Last edited by Joe_Atlanta; 12-08-2002 at 11:54 AM.