devel/sope: make (stage-qa) now fails with DEVELOPER=yes complaining about iconv dependency

Mathieu Arnold mat at
Fri Jul 22 08:00:43 UTC 2016

+--On 12 juillet 2016 23:08:52 +0800 Euan Thoms <euan at> wrote:
| I'm the maintainer of devel/sope2 (required for www/sogo2).
| Upon updating the port for an upstream version increment, I now get an
| error running "make" when DEVELOPER=yes is set in /etc/make.conf. The
| upstream project is in maintainence so I'm almost certain there's no
| changes in the upstream source requiring new dependencies. Especially not
| to do with iconv.
| It does NOT help if I add USES+=iconv to the Makefile.
| I will continue to submit the ports update patches, since I use things
| like "make check-plist" and "portlint -AC" always. I suspect it may fail
| in poudriere though.
| Below is the error message after runnning "make":
| gmake[2]: Leaving directory '/usr/ports/devel/sope2/work/SOPE'
| ====> Compressing man pages (compress-man)
| ===>   Installing ldconfig configuration file
| ====> Running Q/A tests (stage-qa)
| Error:
| /usr/local/GNUstep/Local/Library/Libraries/ is
| linked to /usr/local/lib/ from converters/libiconv but it is
| not declared as a dependency Warning: you need USES+=iconv

In that case, you will need USES=iconv:port.

Mathieu Arnold
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