[clc-devel] Freetye 2.1.7 issues

Per Liden per at fukt.bth.se
Fri Jan 23 14:18:05 UTC 2004


On Thu, 22 Jan 2004, Simone Rota wrote:

> Hi,

Hi,

> I found the new freetype (>=2.1.6) could break quite a number
> of packages:
> http://studio.imagemagick.org/pipermail/magick-bugs/2003-December/001573.html
>
> I noticed the issue today while packaging fltk .Since the
> include method for freetupe is changed, the ports should be upgraded
> or patched.
> Ie: possibly affected ports are imagemagick, wine.
> Xft and related ports are a problem as well since xft it's linked to
> freetype.
>
> I only tested fltk and imagemagick, I can confirm that
> on my machine freetype2/xft are dubbed unusable by the configure
> scripts.
>
> Quite a mess, uh?

Hmm... damn. I got the impression that only private/internal header files
where renamed/changed. Obviously I was wrong.

I wouldn't mind going back to freetype 2.1.5 again to resolve this mess.

Comments?

/Per



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