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Re: Conflicting packages?

Mandacarú Cascavel <> writes:

> pkgsrc/meta-pkgs/texlive-collection-all try to install
> /pkgsrc/print/ghostscript-agpl after having installed
> pkgsrc/print/ghostscript-gpl, and both are mutually excludent. This
> happens when texlive-collection-all is installing
> texlive-collection-binextra.

Generally, packages are suppose to depend on print/ghostcript, which
looks at the option variable PKG_OPTIONS.gs_type, and then depends on
-gpl (old, with a license some like better) or -agpl (current, with a
license some don't like better).

So I'd say that absent a good explanation, it's a bug to depend on
either directly.  But the string "ghost" does not appear in

So if you can explain which packages depend on ghostcript directly,
someone can look at it.

It is possible that your problem is that you changed the
PKG_OPTIONS.gs_type variable and haven't rebuilt, or something like

I've kicked off a build of meta-packages/texlive-collection-all (on
netbsd-7 amd64 with pkgsrc head), and will try to fix anything

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