xorgproto-2022.2

Introduction to xorgproto

The xorgproto package provides the header files required to build the X Window system, and to allow other applications to build against the installed X Window system.

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Note

Development versions of BLFS may not build or run some packages properly if dependencies have been updated since the most recent stable versions of the book.

Package Information

xorgproto Dependencies

Required

util-macros-1.19.3

Optional

fop-2.7, libxslt-1.1.35, xmlto-0.0.28 and asciidoc-10.2.0 (to build additional documentation)

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Note

There is a reciprocal dependency with fop-2.7. If you wish to build the documentation, you'll need to re-install the Protocol Headers after the installation is complete and fop-2.7 has been installed.

User Notes: https://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/Xorg7ProtocolHeaders

Installation of xorgproto

Install xorgproto by running the following commands:

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

meson --prefix=$XORG_PREFIX -Dlegacy=true .. &&
ninja

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install &&
mv -v $XORG_PREFIX/share/doc/xorgproto{,-2022.2}

Command Explanations

-Dlegacy=true: Installs legacy headers needed by old programs (such as LessTif).

Contents

Installed Programs: None
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directories: $XORG_PREFIX/include/GL, $XORG_PREFIX/include/X11, and $XORG_PREFIX/share/doc/xorgproto-2022.2