[Slackbuilds-users] Lilypond ignores the switch for not building dependencies.

Black Rider softwareworks at use.startmail.com
Sun Jan 3 09:47:06 UTC 2016

El Sat, 02 Jan 2016 22:04:13 -0600, Kyle Guinn escribió:

> On 1/2/16, Black Rider
> <softwareworks at use.startmail.com> wrote:
>> Hello.
>> I have noticed that the lilypond SlackBuild requires dblatex in order
>> to be properly built. The SlackBuild documentation says that dblatex is
>> only required if you are trying to build the documentation, which is
>> switched off by default. However, I lilypond seems to be ignoring the
>> --enable- documentation=XX switch and requiring the user to install the
>> components required for installing the documentation anyway.
> What error message do you get?
> Do you have a full Slackware installation, in particular with tetex
> installed?  I get this if it's not installed.  Note that dblatex and
> texi2html are optional, they're in the WARNING line, not the ERROR line.
> WARNING: Please consider installing optional programs or files:
> texi2html dblatex bibtex pdflatex pdfetex pdftex etex epsf.tex lh CTAN
> package (texlive-lang-cyrillic or texlive-texmf-fonts)
> ERROR: Please install required programs:  mf-nowin mf mfw mfont mpost
> kpsewhich metapost CTAN package (texlive-metapost)
> Also, make sure you're using `su -`, not just `su`.  If you just
> installed tetex, you'll need to log out and log back in for the PATH
> settings to take effect.  See http://slackbuilds.org/howto/#su
> -Kyle

I found the problem in a fully installed Slackware.

I get that same WARNING plus ERROR. Then the script refuses to build up.

The program stopped refusing to build after I replaced the stock tetex 
with texlive and installed dblatex.

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