[GRASS-dev] problems with mkftcap

William Kyngesburye woklist at kyngchaos.com
Wed May 2 11:41:48 EDT 2007

I'm having a different problem with mkftcap - it's getting hung up  
doing nothing.  One on my processors maxes out and there is no disk  
activity for the find operations.

I tried cutting out each part separately - find and fc-list - to see  
if one of those was the problem, but no go.

Further cutting points to something wrong in the sed lines - if I  
remove those so the raw find and fc-list results are returned, it  

On May 2, 2007, at 3:00 AM, Glynn Clements wrote:

> Michael Barton wrote:
>>> The command in question is:
>>> find "$dir" -type f -iname '*.ttf' -printf '%f:%p:utf-8:\n'
>>> Does OSX have a command called "find" which isn't the standard Unix
>>> "find" command?
>> find
>> usage: find [-H | -L | -P] [-EXdsx] [-f file] [file ...] [expression]
>> Is this different from the standard?
> No, that's the right command; it appears -printf is a GNU extension.
> That shouldn't be a problem in this case; using:
> 	find "$dir" -type f -iname '*.ttf' -print | sed 's!^\(.*\)/\(.*\)$! 
> \2:\1/\2:utf-8:!'
> should do the same job.
> -- 
> Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>
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