make: Max recursion level (500) exceeded.: Resource temporarily unavailable

Sam Lawrance boris at
Thu Jun 1 02:48:39 PDT 2006

On 01/06/2006, at 6:54 PM, Don Lewis wrote:

> I'm seeing a circular dependency between x11-fonts/fontconfig and
> x11/xorg-libraries.  x11/xorg-libraries includes fontconfig in its
> LIB_DEPENDS.  fontconfig sets USE_X_PREFIX in its Makefile, which  
> causes
> to set USE_XLIB, which then causes to add
> X11.6:/usr/ports/x11/xorg-libraries to LIB_DEPENDS.
> If I do a "make package-depends" in either of these two port
> directories, I see a recursive make storm.

mezz        2006-06-01 00:25:39 UTC

   FreeBSD ports repository

   Modified files:
     x11-fonts/fontconfig Makefile
   Correct it, don't use USE_X_PREFIX that cause the circle  
dependency loop.

   Revision  Changes    Path
   1.56      +1 -1      ports/x11-fonts/fontconfig/Makefile

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