Re: Installation Problem...

Ethan (
Thu, 22 Oct 1998 22:19:05 -0700 (PDT)

On Thu, 22 Oct 1998, Coplan wrote:

> I'm having a problem installing AfterStep-  I am currently 
> useing SuSE 5.2 linux with the stock kernal.  I have uncompressed the 
> tar.gz file into the root directory.  I am also able to run the configure 
> program effectivly (no errors).  My problem lies when I try to use 
> xmkmf.  I seems to start out fine, but this is the output of the command:
> 	Imakefile.c:13 Imake.tmpl: No such file or directory
> 	Imake: Exit code 33.
> 	Stop

To fix this error, upgrade to 1.5beta, or get the XFree86 devel packages.

> I just installed Linux today, and was instructed not to install Afterstep 
> from the CD, rather to install the current version of AfterStep.  I have 
> used Afterstep at work, and I really do love it...but I can't seem to get 
> mine working.

The latest version is 1.5beta5, and can be found at, 
downloads page.  It is a great improvement; try it!

Ethan Fischer