Freetype-2.3.7 update in 6.3?

Ken Moffat ken at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Jul 11 12:20:15 PDT 2008


On Fri, Jul 11, 2008 at 12:06:23PM -0700, Dan Nicholson wrote:
> 
> Yes, we work around the freetype problem in libXfont. The issue now
> is: does this affect anything else that uses the freetype headers
> besides libXfont? We can easily work around the issue in places we
> find it, but we don't know if those things exist right now.
> 
> I basically think it's not an issue because I haven't seen it come up
> in the freetype archives. Here's a suse bug report about the same
> thing, and it comes down to fixing libXfont:
> 
> https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=308346
> 
> There's a similar bug report in Gentoo. Those are the only things
> Google shows me.
> 
 Thanks for the links - I was a bit slow getting out a reply to your
earlier post, fired up another box to check what I'd been doing,
fscked /home, then discovered I'd booted the wrong system on it.

ĸen
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