Subject: Re: mkfontscale and fc-cache hang on OpenBSD
To: HIRAMATSU Yoshifumi <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/07/2005 11:52:36
On Fri, Oct 07, 2005 at 06:33:58PM +0900, HIRAMATSU Yoshifumi wrote:
> Hi,
> When I trid to build meta-pkgs/xorg on OpenBSD, mkfontscale and fc-cache
> hang while building font meta data.
> It seems that both program loops while trying to process directory as a
> font file, so I modified these programs not to open directories.
> Can I commit this?

Could you first look up how OpenBSD solved this problem, if they have it,
in their XF4/ tree?  They didn't modify mkfontscale.c (theirs is identical
to the one we use in pkgsrc).