[Piuparts-devel] Bug#730361: fontconfig-config: unowned files/broken symlink after purge: /etc/fonts/conf.d/70-no-bitmaps.conf

Keith Packard keithp at keithp.com
Tue Feb 11 17:56:12 UTC 2014

Holger Levsen <holger at layer-acht.org> writes:

> Hi Keith, Joss,
> ping, any plans to address this bug?

I've got a fix written, but in the process I've added support for
git-buildpackage to the repository, and I fear this will break Joss'
environment so I'm waiting to see what he thinks before making a

The fix enumerates the links that fontconfig-config makes and removes
only those. Joss made a change to stop removing everything in the
directory, which is definitely the right plan, but that's what caused
your regression. Just removing the files that fontconfig-config manages
seems like the right plan.

keith.packard at intel.com
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