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Re: switching remaining platforms to modular X by default

On Wed, Jun 05, 2013 at 12:21:59AM +0100, Matthias Scheler wrote:
 > > > > This code (or code like it) seems like it should resolve that
 > > > > problem - perhaps the check is incomplete or being subverted?
 > > > 
 > > > The code works fine as far as I can tell:
 > > > [snip]
 > > 
 > > no, no it doesn't. When you rebuilt cairo with the changes, did it
 > > build you a pkgsrc Xft2/libXft to go along with the pkgsrc fontconfig
 > > and freetype? It didn't for me.
 > It is not supposed to build a "freetype2" package any more. It does indeed
 > not build "x11/libXft". But none of the generated libraries use that
 > library in the first place.

Then cairo's depends are wrong, but that's irrelevant -- it doesn't
change the fact that any package that *does* use libXft is broken.

David A. Holland

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