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Old 04-09-2003, 02:15 PM   #1
Astro44
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Fluxbox


I am running into continuous problems installing Fluxbox. I received an error stating "no X Window System found". So I configured X server and then ran ./configure for Fluxbox, it compiled then returned an error with "Could not find XOpenDisplay in -1X11".

Need help, about to give up on WM.

Will appreciate any help.
Thanks
 
Old 04-09-2003, 03:27 PM   #2
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Do you have all the necessary development packages installed to compile this? And why don't you install the binary rpm, because you're using Mandrake...
 
Old 04-09-2003, 03:33 PM   #3
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Mandrake RPMs really helped when I tried to install more WM/DEs
 
Old 04-09-2003, 05:09 PM   #4
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that happed to me if u find a way to compile it tell me and there is rpm version avaible on rpmfind.net
 
Old 04-09-2003, 05:48 PM   #5
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Nakka, yngwin has posted the solution to
that problem :)

You need the X11 development libraries
and headers :}

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