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On 2/10/2005 21:30:20, Joe Sapp (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
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> Kurt Kiefer wrote:
> |> Here's some relevant info:
> |> USE="bitmap-fonts dlloader truetype-fonts type1-fonts uclibc" (have
> |> tried most combinations of all of these - always with uclibc on).
> | Did you try "-bitmap-fonts"? Looks like your problem is with them...
> Yes I have. I'm more concerned about the "Unsupported relocation type"
> errors I keep getting. Searching the web hasn't yielded much so I thought
> I would try this list.
These errors occur if you try to build X with the elfloader, but also build the modules PIC (Position Independent Code) - the relocation types you mentioned are relevant to PIC, but the elfloader doesn't understand PIC objects. However I don't know how you've ended up with them since you have 'dlloader' in your use flags - that causes X to avoid the elfloader completely, and use the system's standard shared library loader instead.
It's not bitmap-fonts that causes the problem, btw - it just happens that it's the first module loaded by X, so that's the first time the error occurs. If you remove bitmap-fonts, it'll just fall over on the next module.
What do you get when you do:
emerge -pv x11-base/xorg-x11
and what is the output of 'emerge --info'?
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