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I've been trying to use fink and apt-get but none of the commands (xorg-dev, xlibs-dev, libx11-dev, x-dev etc.) are working.

Any ideas?

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Could you clarify more? What are you trying to accomplish?

Check that you have X11 installed in your Utilities folder; if it's missing, install it from the Snow Leopard DVD, the Optional Installs package. Once that's in place, install Xcode. It can also be installed from the Snow Leopard DVD, or a newer version can be downloaded from Apple's Developer site. Between those two things you should have everything you need to compile X11-based code.

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Apple provides sources to a large part of Mac OS X (Darwin) here. X11libs-40.3 sounds promising.

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