mesa-18.3.1 and missing xxf86vm

Jon Turney
Fri Dec 28 15:39:00 GMT 2018

On 28/12/2018 06:04, Marco Atzeri wrote:
> I was trying to build latest mesa to see if
> solved a wgl problem on my Intel graphics card
> but I am blocked by
> ------------------------------------------
> Dependency xxf86vm found: NO (tried pkgconfig)
> ERROR:  Dependency "xxf86vm" not found, tried pkgconfig
> A full log can be found at
> /cygdrive/d/cyg_pub/devel/mesa/mesa-18.3.1-1.x86_64/src/mesa-18.3.1/x86_64-pc-cygwin/meson-logs/meson-log.txt 
> *** ERROR: meson failed
> -------------------------------------------
> any reason to not have the xxf86vm in cygwin ?

Historically, we haven't bothered with xxf86vm because it makes no sense 
to manipulate the video mode of an X server which is hosted by another 
windowing system.

This particular build issue has been fixed upstream, see [1] et. seq.


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