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I need to install OpenMotif (because I need to use a graphics program, Grace, and lesstiff produces a crash with some of its functions)
My problem is making sure I have the right X11 bin, include and libs directories, since there are a number of X11 and X11R6 directories
"To unpack the distribution, create a directory to hold all of the sources
and untar everything into that directory:
% mkdir $MOTIFSOURCEDIR
% cd $MOTIFSOURCEDIR
unpack the distribution, you will have the following subdirectory under
ok, so I made
and put the tarball there. Unpacking it, there is the motif directory, so
so far so good
"Create a build directory that is not a subdirectory of the Motif master
source directory, for example:
% mkdir $MOTIFBUILDDIR
Create a symbolic link tree using the following command:
% lndir $MOTIFSOURCEDIR $MOTIFBUILDDIR
where $MOTIFSOURCEDIR is the Motif master source directory. Note that
the directory containing the lndir program must be in your $PATH.
Note that the builds described below must be done in the order given:"
lndir /usr/OPENMOTIF /usr/OPENMOTIFBUILD
1. Customize $MOTIFBUILDDIR/motif/config/cf/site.def to reflect local
preferences for install locations, compilers, paths, etc. Note that
the default install location is /usr/dt, and is probably not the one
you want. You should change it to where you want Motif to be installed,
2. If you are building with imports (the default setup in site.def),
construct the necessary links as follows:
% cd $MOTIFBUILDDIR/motif
% mkdir -p imports/x11
% cd imports/x11
% ln -s <X11_bin_directory> bin
% ln -s <X11_includes_directory> include
% ln -s <X11_libs_directory> lib
Here is my problem. What directories do they mean?
/usr/bin/X11 is the bin directory? What should I look for to
know for sure which are the right directories(BTW, my installation is Slack 9)