[ubuntu-x] Can't build libgl1-mesa-dri from source?

Timo Aaltonen tjaalton at cc.hut.fi
Sat Feb 28 11:06:13 GMT 2009

On Sat, 28 Feb 2009, Martin Olsson wrote:

> I'm still seeing the problem below on both x64+jaunty and x86+intrepid.
> Can you tell me how you guys build mesa? Why doesn't the usual
> "apt-get source blah ; cd blah ; fakeroot debian/rules binary" work for mesa?

You are likely missing some build dependencies. Either use debuild which 
should tell you what's missing. Then use 'apt-get build-dep mesa' to 
install them. Or use pbuilder which uses a chroot to build, so you don't 
have to mess with your installed system.


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