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Re: converters/libiconv-1.16

Roland Illig <> writes:

> Am 11.10.2019 um 05:42 schrieb Frédéric Fauberteau:
>> Anyway, the package is now updated and works fine on NetBSD. Before
>> committing, I would like appease pkglint, but I do not know how to
>> resolve the first error (without breaking somethings):
>> ERROR: Package name mismatch between "iconv" in this
>> file and "libiconv" from Makefile:3.
> My idea for migrating this to the correct name is:
> 1. Fix the package name in, as suggested.
> 2. Replace ".iconv" with ".libiconv" in all packages that depend on it.

could be done, but I think the cure is worse than the disease.   Having
a package iconv when the distfile is libiconv, and it provides a library
with the function iconv, is not really wrong.  And changing names of
packages causes pain.  I would prefer to leave things as they are.

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