Please revert the freetype zlib stuff

Tushar Teredesai tushar at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Jan 27 09:36:50 PST 2003


Gerard Beekmans wrote:

>On January 27, 2003 08:13 am, Greg Schafer wrote:
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>>as it is causing pain and grief for users everywhere. Failure reports
>>continue to pop up all over the place. I believe it is irresponsible to
>>leave those blatantly broken instructions on the web.
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>Sorry for jumping in here and not having kept up to date...
>
>what freetype zlib stuff are we talking about?
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http://beyond.linuxfromscratch.org/view/cvs/x/freetype2.html

A change was made to use the system installed libz.so instead of the 
internal zlib. That caused problems when compiling X and other apps. 
This has been fixed in freetype-CVS.

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