On Fri, 2003-02-28 at 15:27, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 28, 2003 at 01:40:22AM -0500, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> > 8. Try rebuilding print/freetype2, x11-fonts/fontconfig, and
> > x11-fonts/Xft.
> I was also seeing when trying to rebuild phoenix to get AA font
> support.  My problem turned out to be old freetype files in
> /usr/X11R6.  I don't know why they weren't being deleted by the port
> upgrade process.
> I found them following the example in the pkg_which(1) manpage,
> removed them (you'll also need to remove the dangling symlinks that
> this may leave behind [1], or X ports may break at install-time
> (mkhtmlindex doesn't like dangling symlinks)), rebuilt phoenix with
> portupgrade -Rf phoenix, and now it works.

Thanks for the update.  I'll make sure to mention this when I publish
this FAQ.


> Kris
> [1] I used the following script to find the dangling symlinks:
> #!/bin/sh
> for i in $(find $1 -type l); do
>         if [ ! -e $i/ ]; then
>                 echo $i
>         fi
> done
Joe Marcus Clarke
FreeBSD GNOME Team      ::      [EMAIL PROTECTED]

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