r5721 - in trunk/BOOK: general/graphlib introduction/welcome

dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Mar 14 21:29:27 PST 2006


Author: dnicholson
Date: 2006-03-14 22:29:26 -0700 (Tue, 14 Mar 2006)
New Revision: 5721

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general/graphlib/fontconfig.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Updated fontconfig with --without-add-fonts

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/graphlib/fontconfig.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/graphlib/fontconfig.xml	2006-03-14 18:55:40 UTC (rev 5720)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/graphlib/fontconfig.xml	2006-03-15 05:29:26 UTC (rev 5721)
@@ -90,7 +90,8 @@
     <para>Install <application>Fontconfig</application> by running the following
     commands:</para>
 
-<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc --disable-docs \
+<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc \
+    --disable-docs --without-add-fonts \
     --with-docdir=/usr/share/doc/fontconfig-&fontconfig-version; &&
 make</userinput></screen>
 
@@ -117,6 +118,12 @@
     the documentation (the release tarball includes pre-generated
     documentation).</para>
 
+    <para><parameter>--without-add-fonts</parameter>: Without this switch, the
+    default font search path would include any <application>X</application>
+    font paths found outside of /usr/share/fonts.  This would include
+    bitmapped fonts, which <application>Fontconfig</application> cannot
+    handle appropriately.</para>
+
     <para><parameter>--with-docdir=/usr/share/doc/fontconfig-&fontconfig-version;</parameter>:
     Though this parameter seems counter-intuitive following the preceding
     parameter to the <command>configure</command> command, it is used so that

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2006-03-14 18:55:40 UTC (rev 5720)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2006-03-15 05:29:26 UTC (rev 5721)
@@ -40,7 +40,19 @@
     </listitem>
 
 -->
+
     <listitem>
+      <para>March 15th, 2006</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[dnicholson] - Added --without-add-fonts to Fontconfig. 
+          This will keep bitmapped X fonts out of its search path as long
+          as they aren't installed in /usr/share/fonts.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>March 14th, 2006</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>




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