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I had previously had an SVN from the mid-10000s up and running, but when I updated yesterday, I can no longer seem to get it to run. I've tried a completely fresh XBMC directory, but I still get the same results. Here's my xbmc.log:

Code:
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 14368768  NOTICE: Mapping drive Q to /home/supagold/XBMC
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 14295040  NOTICE: -----------------------------------------------------------------------
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 14295040  NOTICE: Starting XBMC, Platform: GNU/Linux.  Built on Jan 12 2008
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 14295040  NOTICE: Q is mapped to: /home/supagold/XBMC
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 14295040  NOTICE: The executeable running is: /home/supagold/XBMC/XboxMediaCenter
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 14295040  NOTICE: Log File is located:
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 14295040  NOTICE: -----------------------------------------------------------------------
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 14184448  NOTICE: Mapping drive T to /home/supagold/XBMC/UserData
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 14184448  NOTICE: Setup SDL
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 13668352    INFO: Available videomodes:
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 13668352    INFO: Found mode: 1280x1024
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 13668352    INFO: Found mode: 1280x768
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 13668352    INFO: Found mode: 1152x864
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 13668352    INFO: Found mode: 1024x768
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 13668352    INFO: Found mode: 848x480
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 13668352    INFO: Found mode: 800x600
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 13668352    INFO: Found mode: 720x576
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 13668352    INFO: Found mode: 720x480
13:54:12 T:3071014720 M: 13926400    INFO: GLX Info: NOT Using destination window
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14516224    INFO: GLX Info: Using parent window
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14516224    INFO: GLX Info: Creating unshared context
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176    INFO: GL: OpenGL Vendor String: ATI Technologies Inc.
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176  NOTICE: Mapping drive Z to /tmp/xbmc
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176    INFO: Drives are mapped
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176  NOTICE: load settings...
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176  NOTICE: Mapping drive P to /home/supagold/XBMC/UserData
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176  NOTICE: loading /home/supagold/XBMC/UserData/guisettings.xml
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176   ERROR: Unable to load /home/supagold/XBMC/UserData/guisettings.xml, creating new /home/supagold/XBMC/UserData/guisettings.xml with default values
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176   ERROR: Unable to save settings to /home/supagold/XBMC/UserData/guisettings.xml
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176    INFO: Resetting settings
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176   ERROR: Unable to save settings to /home/supagold/XBMC/UserData/guisettings.xml
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176 WARNING: Emergency recovery console starting...
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176    INFO: Available videomodes:
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176    INFO: Found mode: 1280x1024
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176    INFO: Found mode: 1280x768
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176    INFO: Found mode: 1152x864
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176    INFO: Found mode: 1024x768
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176    INFO: Found mode: 848x480
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176    INFO: Found mode: 800x600
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176    INFO: Found mode: 720x576
13:54:13 T:3071014720 M: 14258176    INFO: Found mode: 720x480

It claims it can't find my guisettings.xml file. I've tried copying in a backup from my older version, and even setting permissions to 777 in case it was a weird permissions thing. This seems similar to the issue in this thread:

http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?tid=29554

I tried k-pax's suggestion in that thread, but the DEST switch didn't seem to work for me.
Looks like I fixed my own problem. After poring over the compile log, I realized that I had only installed libxrandr, and not libxrandr-dev. Installing that appears to have fixed my problem.