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Re: math/octave bug

I think this is

On Sun, Jul 9, 2017 at 11:30 PM Jason Bacon <> wrote:

BTW, it would be nice if we could push this fix back to 2017Q[12] as
well.  It seems to be the only problem in those snapshots as well.



On 07/03/17 08:56, Jason Bacon wrote:
> It's a table used by gettext for on-the-fly charset translations.
> If/how it's really utilized by octave, I don't know.
> If removing it will adversely impact anyone, it shouldn't be too
> difficult to relocate it or rename it to resolve the conflict.
> On 07/03/17 00:08, wrote:
>> I'm not sure what charset.alias is for, but I've been previously
>> suggested to delete it in post-install.
>> It came up in a similar context, with devel/gdb conflicting with
>> math/octave as they installed the same file.
>> I've used:
>> post-install:
>>          ${RM} -f ${DESTDIR}/${PREFIX}/lib/charset.alias
>> I will amend octave to do this too (once I finish building qt and
>> possibly sleep before it completes)

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