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Old 11-13-2002, 04:01 AM   #1
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checking for X ... configure


Ive tried to compile a few programs from .gz files, and when i have gone to type ./configure, i keep getting the same problem for about 4 or 5 different programs, mainly

checking for X... configure: error: Can't find X includes. Please check your installation and add the correct paths!

does anyone know what this means? thanks for reading!

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Old 11-13-2002, 05:52 AM   #2
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You are missing some libs.You need to install the development libs for xfree.How they are called with redhat is beyond me - probably something like xfreedev.rpm.
 
Old 11-13-2002, 06:56 AM   #3
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XFREE86-4.28(whatever the version )-devel.rpm or whatever...

#Garry

It will be on your distros c.d....
 
  


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