Bug 24465 - mkfontdir assumes mkfontscale is installed in the same prefix
mkfontdir assumes mkfontscale is installed in the same prefix
Product: xorg
Classification: Unclassified
Component: App/mkfont*
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Assigned To: Xorg Project Team
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Reported: 2009-10-11 18:52 UTC by Paul Jarc
Modified: 2011-10-15 16:42 UTC (History)
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Description Paul Jarc 2009-10-11 18:52:24 UTC
mkfontdir.cpp refers to mkfontscale as BINDIR/mkfontscale.  This breaks if mkfontscale is installed in a different prefix, as it may be since they are packaged separately.  This would work in a wider variety of setups:
exec mkfontscale ...
Comment 1 Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia 2011-10-06 10:31:46 UTC
commit e3ee2b17572a26b6a6e78fdbfa4e38059da6c170
Author: Jeremy Huddleston <jeremyhu@apple.com>
Date:   Thu Oct 6 10:29:42 2011 -0700

    Fix issues where mkfontscale and mkfontdir are installed in different 
locations or bindir contains a space
    Signed-off-by: Jeremy Huddleston <jeremyhu@apple.com>