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Re: Building error in graphics/p5-PerlMagick

On Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:45:42 +0200
Thomas Klausner <> wrote:
> Does p5-PerlMagick use fontconfig itself, or does it only pull it in
> when linking to ImageMagick?
> That's usually the main criteria for adding a

It seems to want it itself but does that matter?  If a package A pulls
in a buildlink from package B doesn't it effectively pull in every
buildlink that package B does?  In other words, don't includes nest?

> > Second question, when I did pkg_delete on fontconfig, shouldn't it
> > have failed until ImageMagick was deleted first?  Doesn't including
> > the fontconfig buildlink file generate a dependency on fontconfig?
> I have two ideas about that:
> How do you update your packages?

In this case I deleted /usr/pkg and /var/db/pkg* and built everything
from scratch.  I then removed fontconfig, p5-PerlMagick and everything
that I was required to by pkg_delete and rebuilt p5-PerlMagick.

> Did you at some point switch from native to modular xorg and not
> recompile ImageMagick?

Nope.  Native all along.

D'Arcy J.M. Cain <> IM:darcy%Vex.Net@localhost

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