dependencies on freetype and fontforge

Robert Lunnon bobl at
Sun Apr 30 17:13:28 CDT 2006

On Monday 01 May 2006 02:38, Eric Pouech wrote:
> Robert Lunnon wrote:
> > Is it really necessary to have hard dependencies on both freetype and
> > fontforge, configure returns a fail if either of these is missing ? I can
> > live with a dependency on freetype since Sun supplies this lib but I'd
> > rather not depend on fontforge, which might not be installed on a target
> > system
> that's being worked on, but for the time being fontforge is needed to
> rebuild the wine fonts. If you don't have it, then you may get some font
> related issues.
> A+

By "Font related issues" per chance do you mean no menu text :-)

Well, clearly I can't distribute this way so I'd better muck-in and help fix 
it, what needs to be done ?


More information about the wine-devel mailing list