On Mon, Jul 21, 2014 at 11:12:18PM -0700, Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia wrote:
> On Jul 13, 2014, at 15:11, Thomas Dickey <dic...@his.com> wrote:
> >     * modify  configure  script  to  work  around  debris left by XQuartz
> >       upgrades.
> What is this about?  This is the first I've heard of anything...

I have two Mac mini (servers), and had upgraded the older one from
Snow Leopard to Mavericks last winter (more or less uneventful).
Noticing a comment about Yosemite, I upgraded the newer one from
Mountain Lion to Mavericks.  On this upgrade, I found problems
getting the configure script to find the ICE library.  The cause
was that in the upgrade, reinstall of XQuartz, etc, the newer one
has a different directory layout than the other (though one would
assume they'd be identical).

The difference is that the problematic one has an actual /usr/X11
directory (with xstub's rather than real libraries), while the other
has a symbolic link to /opt/X11.

(I haven't redone that yet - have other things to keep me busy, and it was
a useful test-case...).

Thomas E. Dickey <dic...@invisible-island.net>

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