[kaffe] cross compiling intrp mode on arm

S K sk4list at yahoo.com
Mon Aug 6 03:25:13 PDT 2007

--- gnu_andrew at member.fsf.org wrote:

> On Monday 06 August 2007 08:22, S K wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I am trying to cross compile for arm on a 686 machine. If I do not
> > '--disable-gtk-peer' in the config, I run into this error during the config
> > stage:
> >
> > checking for XTestQueryExtension in -lXtst... no
> > configure: error: libXtst NOT found, required for GdkRobot
> >
> > Googling for the error brought me to
> > http://www.kaffe.org/pipermail/kaffe/2005-June/102730.html
> > http://www.mail-archive.com/kaffe@kaffe.org/msg11937.html
> >
> > both of which says that gtk-peers has to be disabled. Since these posts
> > were at least a yr or more old, I was wondering if anything has changed.
> > Has anyone been able to cross compile awt support for arm?
> >
> > Thanks,
> > SK
> >
> The usual solution for this is simply to install the appropriate headers.  
> They are usually in a package libxtst-dev or something similar if you're 
> using a GNU/Linux distribution.  However, I don't know if this are available 
> on the arm platform you're working on, so the better solution might be to 
> disable the Gtk+ peers, at least for a first go.

I do have libxtst-dev installed on my Ubuntu 686 machine on which I am cross-compiling. So a
normal kaffe make works but since I have not been able to find out how to get the libxtst for arm,
I guess I am stuck for now.


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