[Pkg-fonts-devel] fontforge packaging update

Adam Borowski kilobyte at angband.pl
Sun Jun 12 13:09:30 UTC 2016

On Sun, Jun 12, 2016 at 05:59:08PM +0530, Vasudev Kamath wrote:
> Adam Borowski <kilobyte at angband.pl> writes:
> > On Sun, Jun 12, 2016 at 01:14:33PM +0530, Vasudev Kamath wrote:
> >> I've updated the fontforge package to install everything upstream
> >> builds. Only pending point remaining now is fontforge-nox which will
> >> also be built soon.
> >
> > I've done another test rebuild.  Again, with fontforge-nox rigged to depend
> > on fontforge[-x].
> >
> > Still FTBFS: fonts-okolaks, fonts-pecita, mftrace, ttf-goudybookletter.
> > Couldn't test: lilypond.
> Are they similar to previous build failure?. I'm curious what is
> breaking this time. Do you have build log.

All of these four are same as before.

> Also curious how do you rebuild, using sbuild?. I mean how do you use
> newer fontforge as build depends?..

Right, sbuild for everything.  I made fontforge-nox a dummy package
depending on fontforge for the sake of rebuild.

You're missing a bunch of build-dependencies as well, I had to add those to
produce fontforge packages (Norbert's .dsc fails to build too).

Here's what I used: (pushing elsewhere to not pollute the fonts team's
official repository):

An imaginary friend squared is a real enemy.

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