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This bug tracker and wiki are being discontinued
please use https://github.com/Xpra-org/xpra instead.

We have moved

This page has been moved to https://github.com/Xpra-org/xpra/blob/master/docs/Build/Other.md

Archived copy:

Building on FreeBSD


For general information, see wiki/Building first.

To install xpra, just run:

cd /usr/ports/x11/xpra && make install clean

These instructions are incomplete and outdated - feel free to update them''

Video support may not work at present due to incompatibilities with the versions of libav/ffmpeg.

The Xvfb tool can be found in the package: xorg-vfbserver (not obvious!) Other packages you will need:

  • for running it: xauth xkbcomp xkeyboard-config
  • for building / downloading the source: gcc cython subversion pkgconf
  • X11 libraries: libXrandr libXtst libXcomposite libXdamage
  • GTK: py27-gobject py27-gtk2
  • strongly recommended addons: py27-lz4 py27-rencode py27-numpy py27-PyOpenGL py27-PyOpenGL-accelerate
  • sound: py27-gstreamer1 gstreamer1-plugins-flac gstreamer1-plugins-mad gstreamer1-plugins-ogg gstreamer1-plugins-opus gstreamer1-plugins-vorbis
Last modified 8 months ago Last modified on 02/06/21 14:07:03