[Xquartz-dev] What's the story with Xaw3d?
pc at hillside.co.uk
Wed May 13 10:59:14 PDT 2009
On 13 May 2009, at 16:05, Jeremy Huddleston wrote:
> On May 13, 2009, at 07:29, Peter Collinson wrote:
>> Having become somewhat fed up with Macports - whose latest efforts
>> gives me an Emacs on my PowerPC that says:
>> Unresolved inheritance operation
>> This is something todo with X11 I see from some Googling.
> Not as far as I can tell...
> Have you 'sudo port -v upgrade outdated' ?
I did all the good things:
Fresh install of MacPorts
sudo port selfupdate
sudo port install emacs +x11
and got the above error message.
>> Anyway, I've decided to install the few things that are 'essential'
>> to my life myself.
>> Emacs 22.3 compiles and runs using the 2.3.3 libraries but I miss
>> the Xaw3d 'look' on my Linux boxes. Xaw3d compiles and installs
>> too... so I just wondered why this is not a 'standard' part of the
>> X11 package.
> Because it's antiquated and unmaintained (sorry). I think most
> linux distros now use gtk2 for emacs rather than xaw3d...
Hmm I'll look into gtk2 as a library install.
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