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Bug 142 - mplayer-0.60.ebuild issues
Summary: mplayer-0.60.ebuild issues
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: x86 Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Mikael Hallendal (hallski) (RETIRED)
Depends on:
Reported: 2002-01-12 19:01 UTC by Tod M. Neidt
Modified: 2003-02-04 19:42 UTC (History)
0 users

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Runtime testing required: ---

sandbox-mplayer-0.60-12413.log (sandbox-mplayer-0.60-12413.log,30 bytes, text/plain)
2002-01-12 19:02 UTC, Tod M. Neidt

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Description Tod M. Neidt 2002-01-12 19:01:52 UTC

Ran across some problems with the mplayer-0.60.ebuild

1. a symlink is merged from /usr/bin/gmplayer to

At first, I thought this was due tosomething in the ebuild, but further
investigation indicates that it is probably 'ln -s' somewhere in the Makefile.

2. sandbox violation, seems to occur when installing the fonts. I'll attach the
sandbox log that blocks mkdir /usr/share/mplayer
However, when merging without sandbox, 
!!! /usr/share/mplayer/font -> /usr/share/mplayer/fonts/iso8559-1/arial-14/
!!! /usr/share/mplayer/font -> /usr/share/mplayer/fonts/iso8559-1/arial-14/

is seen during merging to the live filesystem indicating its related to the font
Comment 1 Tod M. Neidt 2002-01-12 19:02:29 UTC
Created attachment 50 [details]
Comment 2 Martin Schlemmer (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2002-01-13 20:44:35 UTC
1. Thanks, didnt see this.

2. Again, thanks.  Due to changes in the build system, the ebuild had to be
   updated, but because I already had /usr/share/mplayer/fonts, it did not
   try to recreate it, and I missed it.

   The other problem with the symlinks is basically a portage feature/bug.
   If the real /usr/share/mplayer/font exist, in sertain cases it does not
   get updated with the new one if the new one is a symlink.

   Unmerging the old release (or current) and remerging should fix this
   problem.  You can even consider rm -rf /usr/share/mplayer before merging.

Added mplayer-0.60-r1 which should fix this problems.