stymied again on port dependent on texlive: lcdf-typetools

Jeremy Lavergne jeremy at
Fri Jun 15 15:53:11 PDT 2012

> I don't understand how that would work: I thought lcdf-typetools depends on the libraries and/or binaries of either texlive or the Japanese version ptex of TeX.

The texlive variant adds the texlive-bin dependency exclusively for kpathsea. If you don't use the variant, there is no dependency and texlive's kpathsea isn't used.

>  variant texlive conflicts ptex description {Link against TeXLive's
>                                              libkpathsea} {
>    depends_lib-append port:texlive-bin
>    configure.args-delete --without-kpathsea
>    configure.args-append --with-kpathsea=${prefix}
> }

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