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I've configured mapnik 2a3a402 to use "SYSTEM_FONTS=/usr/share/fonts/truetype".
After running "make uninstall", it removed "/usr/share/fonts/truetype" with all its content...
Please delete only the fonts installed by Mapnik!
scons: do not invoke any install or uninstall targets if using SYSTEM…
…_FONTS - closes #1481