FreeBSD Port: print/gsfonts please make Japanese and Chinese fonts optional dependencies

Hiroki Sato hrs at
Mon Dec 12 17:59:12 UTC 2016

Miroslav Lachman <000.fbsd at> wrote
  in <584ED3CB.1060500 at>:

00> Hi,
00> we are using Xpdf which depends on Gsfonts and after last update there
00> are a bunch of new dependencies brought by Chinese and Japanese fonts"
00> New packages to be INSTALLED:
00>         zh-font-std: 0.0.20090602
00>         zh-arphicttf: 2.11_5
00>         mkfontdir: 1.0.7
00>         mkfontscale: 1.1.2
00>         xproto: 7.0.31
00>         libfontenc: 1.1.3
00>         ja-font-std: 0.0.20130501
00>         ja-font-mplus-ipa: 1.0.20060520.p1_5
00>         ja-font-ipa: 00303_6
00> We are not using any of these so I think they are useless for us. Can
00> this be made as optional dependency? It can be default ON, we are
00> using own poudriere repo but we are unable to disable them now.

 Thank you for your report.  This problem should be fixed in the
 latest print/gsfonts.

-- Hiroki
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