How-To compile Mesa under Ubuntu GNU-Linux

This is a simple guide to build mesa under GNU-Linux.

The dependencies required are for Ubuntu 11.04,  they may differ.

General dependencies

GL_PROTO installation

The version or some libraries given with Ubuntu are quite old, so we will install our own up-to-date versions.



Environment variables

In order to defines our locally installed dependencies the followings environment variables are required.

Some parameters can also be given with teh configure command.

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