pidgin 2.7.9 && FreeBSD 9-CURRENT && utmpx.h

Richard Laager rlaager at
Mon Jan 17 15:37:14 EST 2011

On Sun, 2011-01-16 at 18:51 +0100, Matthias Apitz wrote:
> Pidgin 2.7.9 does not compile on FreeBSD 9-CURRENT because this does not
> have utmp.h anymore; see
> for more details about the change from utmp.h to utmpx.h;
> in our case it is enough to delete the line 33 in file
> pidgin-2.7.9/libpurple/protocols/zephyr/Zinternal.c
> For the rest it compiles fine and seems to work.

Thanks for the "patch". I looked at my utmp.h and grepped the zephyr
tree... I agree that it seems utmp.h is not needed.

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