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Old 05-06-2006, 12:34 PM   #1
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xlibs-dev where to get this from?

to compile fluxbox i need this package, but where can i get it from (this is for debian, so using the apt-get system)

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Old 05-06-2006, 04:27 PM   #2
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The xlibs-dev package has been removed. It was a bug against fluxbox to still depend on it. This bug (#346659) was reported in January and fixed shortly thereafter in version 0.9.14-1.1:
Originally Posted by Debian Changelog
fluxbox (0.9.14-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Remove Build-Dependency on xlibs-dev (Closes: #346659).
* Credit and Big Thanks to Justin Pryzby <>
for the patch and testing.
Are you trying to build an old version? Why not just use the binary?


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