Subject: Re: packaging a font?
To: Perry E.Metzger <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/19/2003 19:37:32
On Fri, Dec 19, 2003 at 01:15:32PM -0500, Perry E.Metzger wrote:
> I want to package an X font up (ProFont, see:
> but I'm at a loss about how
> to do it cleanly.
> The font in question is delivered as a zip file that contains a few X
> bitmap font files -- I am not even clear on where they should be
> placed in an xpkgwedge world, let alone how to rig things so that
> they'll be properly mkfontdired etc.
> Could someone give me some ideas on how to do this?

The pkgsrc/fonts/ko-* packages seem to do something the same --
try them for inspiration.