Subject: Re: Adding fontconfig path to CHECK_FILES_SKIP?
To: None <>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/17/2006 14:01:13
On 9/17/06, Thomas Klausner <> wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 17, 2006 at 09:43:20AM +0200, Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:
> > I guess that will only hide the fact that that cache directory is not
> > handled appropriately by pkgsrc; wouldn't it?  (I have no idea how it
> > works, though.)
> Well, we do not handle the cache directory :)
> It's in var.
> How would you want it handled?

Dunno.  I imagined packages installing fonts might need to do some
extra steps at install/deinstall time.  Doesn't make much sense
though, being a cache.

> We could perhaps remove it by force when fontconfig is
> deinstalled, but otherwise...

Yeah, that sounds appropriate.

Oh, and don't forget to add skip lines to PRINT_PLIST_AWK if they
aren't there already! :-)


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