xterm-186 build bustage

Thomas Dickey dickey@his.com
Sat Apr 24 16:40:00 GMT 2004

On Sat, 24 Apr 2004, Harold L Hunt II wrote:

> If anyone wants to help me with something, grab the xterm-186 original
> source (google for 'xterm', you'll find it), grab the -src package for
> our xterm-185 package, copy and rename xterm-185-*.sh to xterm-186-1.sh
> and try 'xterm-186-1.sh mkdirs && xterm-186-1.sh conf &&
> xterm-186-1.sh'.  You'll quickly note that 'X.Org Foundation' is somehow
> getting into CFLAGS as a raw string, causing gcc to bork.  It seems that
> this may be somehow caused by macros in xterm's configure scripts that
> copy the CFLAGS set by the imake configuration files.

most likely it's coming from imake

> I haven't got a heck of a lot of time to look into this, so I would
> appreciate it if anyone with a little understanding of auto* and shell
> scripts could take a peek at why xterm is failing to build under
> Cygwin/X at the moment.
> Harold

Thomas E. Dickey

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