Subject: Re: pkg/34548 possible solution
To: None <,,>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 06/12/2007 09:15:06
The following reply was made to PR pkg/34548; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
Subject: Re: pkg/34548 possible solution
Date: Tue, 12 Jun 2007 11:12:52 +0200

 On Tue, Jun 12, 2007 at 08:50:02AM +0000, Mark E. Perkins wrote:
 >  REQPKGS_PRINT?=	tex-jadetex>=3.13 ghostscript{,-esp,-gnu}{,-nox11}>=7.05
 >  A few lines later (see possible patch below), the ghostscript part is expanded
 >  by the shell (bash) into six separate strings and pkg_info only finds one of
 >  them is installed, hence the failure.  Patch below to escape '{' and '}' works
 >  here, but needs verification for other OSs.
 I'd prefer to do:
 REQPKG.jadetex=	tex-jadetex>=3.13	ghostscript{,-esp,-gnu}{,-nox11}>=7.05
 REQPKGS_PRINT=	${REQPKG.jadetex:Q} ${}
 and change the loop to
 	for T in ${REQPKGS_PRINT}; do
 Can you try that?