The Mac Migration

The journey of a rabid PC user into the land of OS X. This is not a blog about "why" you should switch. It is a guide for those who "have" switched.

Wednesday, February 08, 2006

Turn Finder off

Now that Finder is off the real fun can begin. It's a great change of environment for Finder to suddenly and spontaneously go away. I don't have to worry about the additional overhead and now I can even run X11R6 8.2 under Fink.

curl -f -L -O http://distfiles.master.finkmirrors.net/X11R6.8.2-src.tar.bz2
% Total % Received % Xferd Average Speed Time Time Time Current
Dload Upload Total Spent Left Speed
99 42.3M 99 42.0M 0 0 136k 0 0:05:18 0:05:16 0:00:02 160k




there was some type of issue with the compiler being set to a depreciated version number. I forget why I had to
do this in the first place.
dsl092-065-243:~/Desktop zero$ sudo gcc_select 4.0
Default compiler has been set to:
gcc version 4.0.0 (Apple Computer, Inc. build 5026)
dsl092-065-243:~/Desktop oliverday$ fink install xorg
Information about 1954 packages read in 2 seconds.




../../../../config/cf/darwin.cf:176: warning: this is the location of the previous definition
In file included from ../../../../config/cf/site.def:147,
from ../../../../config/cf/Imake.tmpl:112,
from Imakefile.c:17:
../../../../config/cf/host.def:4: warning: "CplusplusCmd" redefined
In file included from ../../../../config/cf/Imake.tmpl:106,
from Imakefile.c:17:
../../../../config/cf/darwin.cf:177: warning: this is the location of the previous definition
make[5]: Nothing to be done for `Makefiles'.
making Makefiles in programs/xkbcomp/keymap/sgi...
In file included from ../../../../config/cf/Imake.tmpl:106,

../../../../config/cf/darwin.cf:177: warning: this is the location of the previous definition
make[5]: Nothing to be done for `Makefiles'.
making Makefiles in programs/xkbcomp/symbols/macintosh...
In file included from ../../../../config/cf/Imake.tmpl:106,
from Imakefile.c:17:
../../../../config/cf/darwin.cf:176: warning: "CcCmd" redefined
In file included from ../../../../config/cf/site.def:45,
from ../../../../config/cf/Imake.tmpl:47,
from Imakefile.c:17:
../../../../config/cf/host.def:3: warning: this is the location of the previous definition
In file in



There is a conflict with the X11 I installed from Apple. Now I am really confused.