stymied again on port dependent on texlive: lcdf-typetools

Murray Eisenberg murrayeisenberg at
Sat Jun 16 07:11:46 PDT 2012

On 6/16/12 12:51 AM, Brandon Allbery wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 15, 2012 at 10:53 PM, Murray Eisenberg
> <murrayeisenberg at <mailto:murrayeisenberg at>> wrote:
>     But what does the texlive variant do? Why would one want or not want
>     that variant? So far as I could see, the docs for lcdf-typetools
>     don't describe that.
> But the variant's associated code does:  it removes the configure
> parameter that disables use of kpathsea, and then adds a configure
> parameter saying where to find texlive's kpathsea.
>         configure.args-delete --without-kpathsea
>         configure.args-append --with-kpathsea=${prefix}
> --
> brandon s allbery allbery.b at <mailto:allbery.b at>
> wandering unix systems administrator (available)     (412) 475-9364 vm/sms

My point is that I don't know whether I want lcdf-typetools to use 
kpathsea or not! That's what I don't find documented.

Murray Eisenberg                     murrayeisenberg at
80 Fearing Street                    phone 413 549-1020 (H)
Amherst, MA 01002-1912

More information about the macports-users mailing list