Brian J. Tarricone bjt23 at
Sun May 24 09:39:40 CEST 2009

On 05/23/2009 09:43 PM, John Coppens wrote:
> Hello people.
> Just tried to compile 4.6.1, and I hit a problem:
> undefined reference _XiGetDevicePresenceNotifyEvent
> This reference doesn't seem to be exported from libXi till a recent
> version, and the configure file doesn't check on it. Maybe add a check?
> I found the solution here:

Hmm, that sucks: libXi 1.2.0 was just released this past December.  I 
wonder if we can get enough functionality out of previous versions to 
make the current control panel work...

I assume this trouble you hit was when building xfce4-settings?  Can you 
file a bug on


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