wine / fontforge regression

Tony Lambregts tony.lambregts at
Mon Apr 3 12:33:17 CDT 2006

Dmitry Timoshkov wrote:
> "Mike McCormack" <mike at> wrote:
>> There's plenty of people who think they're qualified to compile from 
>> source (*cough* Gentoo *cough*), and don't realize that anything from 
>> missing dependencies to different compiler flags can cause trouble.
> If they like spend their time looking at the compiler's output we can do
> nothing to mend their minds.
>> These people will file an endless stream of bug reports, and waste our 
>> time if we don't fix this somehow.
> I'd suggest to add freetype and fontforge to the optional support libraries
> list in the README file and be done with this "regression".
This seems like a hard dependancy to me if a user can't run winecfg 
without it.


Tony Lambregts

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