pango not building under portmaster, holds back emacs (portmaster)

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-ports-local at
Mon May 22 20:07:40 UTC 2017

David Wolfskill <david at> writes:

> On Sun, May 21, 2017 at 04:55:57PM -0400, Lowell Gilbert wrote:
>> I suspect this is a portmaster problem, but pango isn't building with X
>> support because of:
>> ../pango/pangoxft-render.h:31:10: fatal error: 'X11/Xft/Xft.h' file not found
>> This is only the current issue. I've been struggling for several days to
>> get my graphics programs rebuilt, and I haven't seen any e-mail about
>> it. Anyone have an idea what's going on?
>> ....
> Not much of an idea; while I use portmaster to update the ports on
> systems where I update base in-place via src update, I don't recall
> encountering that -- and on one of those systems (my laptop), I update
> the installed ports daily.
> I find that /usr/local/include/X11/Xft/Xft.h was installed by
> x11-fonts/libXft, so re-installing it may help.

And it did, so that means there's a missing dependency in pango.

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