[cairo] Solaris and Xrender.h

sam sirlin samuel.w.sirlin at jpl.nasa.gov
Fri Apr 18 08:22:57 PDT 2008

On Thu, 17 Apr 2008 17:33:19 -1000
"Kevin Brammer" <kevlinux at gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm trying to build Cairo (tried 1.2 and 1.4 versions) against a
> Solaris 8 box.  I haven't downloaded 1.6 yet, but it should be
> irrelevant to the question.
> Is Xrender.h needed in order to compile?  I can't find it on the
> system in /usr/openwin or anywhere else.  If so, is there a Solaris
> package I'm missing, or do I just need to download and build it.  The
> configure completes, and recognizes it can't find it yet it still
> tries to build against it and ultimately fails because of it.

I believe that xrender is needed these days, so for solaris you need to
build it your self (some hacking probably required) or get it from 


(haven't tried this)

> Thanks,
> Kevin
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sam sirlin <samuel.w.sirlin at jpl.nasa.gov>

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