xfig 3.2.3a tries to use Xaw header files to subclass to an Xaw3d widget.
This is a no-no, and it causes xfig to crash the first time a menu is
brought up when it is run with XFree86-4.0.
Attached is a patch which fixes this.
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Created attachment 263 [details]
I must a chunk; here's the correct patch
Sigh. "I must a chunk" should have been "I missed a chunk". It's late.
fixed in rawhide.