Adam Mercer ram at
Fri Oct 19 19:13:03 PDT 2001

Ben wrote:

> The output from configure (for imlib2) is:
> ...
> checking for XShapeCombineMask in -lXext... yes
> checking for TT_Init_FreeType in -lttf... yes
> checking for freetype.h... no
> checking for freetype/freetype.h... no
> checking for freetype.h... (cached) no
> checking for freetype/freetype.h... (cached) no
> ERROR: freetype.h not found in freetype.h or freetype/freetype.h include
> paths. (ie /usr/include, /usr/local/include etc.). You need the freetype
> header files to build Imlib 2. This may mean you have to install the
> freetype-devel packages for your distribution or if all else fails
> find the source for freetype and install that somewhere where Imlib 2
> can find the header files.
> You can obtain it from:
> You can also obtain it from:
> You can obtain some truetype fonts from:
> configure: error: Fatal Error: no FreeType header files detected.
> #
> It just appears like it can't locate the freetype.h file, but as I said, it 
> is on the system in a few places.
> I've tried passing the --x-includes parameter to the configure script, but 
> still no joy.
> cheers,
> Ben

Are you sure it's freetype-1.3.1 you've got installed and not 

Completly OT but I've noticed you've got a domain - 
cable modem?



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