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FS#64921 - [libx11] removed xorgproto dependency breaks pkgconfig

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Brian BIdulock (bidulock) - Saturday, 21 December 2019, 09:42 GMT
Last edited by Antonio Rojas (arojas) - Saturday, 21 December 2019, 11:02 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



libx11 removed depends on xorgproto as part of x11 cleanup. However,
xorgproto provides two files:


that are required by libx11's pkgconfig file:


This makes is no longer possible to build packages that use pkgconfig
with libx11 in a clean chroot, without adding xorgproto into depends or
makedepends (which would be a change required to a very large number of

Additional info:
* package version(s)
* config and/or log files etc.
* link to upstream bug report, if any

Steps to reproduce:

Try to build a package that depends on libx11 and uses pkgconfig in a
clean chroot.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Antonio Rojas (arojas)
Saturday, 21 December 2019, 11:02 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:   FS#64914