[Buildroot] Xorg questions

Koenraad lelong buildroot at de-brouwerij.be
Wed Jan 31 21:23:56 UTC 2007

Nathanael D. Noblet schreef:
> Koenraad lelong wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm trying to run an application under Xorg/X11. It needs (amongst 
>> others) libXi and libXinerama. I wonder why these aren't installed in 
>> the image, although they are present in the staging dir. The same for 
>> xterm.
>> If I manually copy those libraries to their destination 
>> (/usr/X11R6/lib), the application can't find the libraries. I thought 
>> /etc/ld.so.conf took care of this (it contains /usr/X11R6/lib). If I 
>> am in the directory where the application is "ldd" reports those 
>> libraries not found. If I go to the directory with the libraries "ldd" 
>> finds those libraries, but starting the application (startx 
>> /path/to/appname) from there does not work.
>> What am I missing ?
> Once copied into the destination directory, did you run ldcache to 
> update the ld.so.conf cachefile?
I'll try that.
Koenraad Lelong.

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