[Slackbuilds-users] Slim

Willy Sudiarto Raharjo willysr at slackbuilds.org
Tue Feb 10 01:38:08 UTC 2015

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> I am trying to build slim from slackbuilds.org and am getting an
> error..
> /usr/include/X11/Xft/Xft.h:39:22: fatal error: ft2build.h: No such
> file or directory #include <ft2build.h> ^ compilation terminated. 
> make[2]: *** [CMakeFiles/libslim.dir/panel.cpp.o] Error 1 make[2]:
> Leaving directory `/tmp/SBo/slim-1.3.6/build' make[1]: ***
> [CMakeFiles/libslim.dir/all] Error 2 make[1]: Leaving directory
> `/tmp/SBo/slim-1.3.6/build' make: *** [all] Error 2
> Looks like it can't find ft2build.h. I did build slim a month or
> two ago successfully but when I run slim I get messages on the
> console something about init? respawning to fast so I was hoping to
> try it again.
> The last time I built slim I was running a stock install of
> slackware64 14.1. At the moment I have the patches installed with
> slackpkg. I wonder if that changed something??
> Searching with google I see a few posts about the respawning but I 
> didn't see any solution. Any help would be appreciated.

did you installed the latest freetype-2.5.5 update?
ft2build.h is part of freetype package

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