FreeType 2.1.2

James Richard Tyrer tyrerj at
Tue Jul 2 19:08:36 CDT 2002

Andriy Palamarchuk wrote:
> --- James Richard Tyrer <tyrerj at> wrote:
> [skipped]
>>No the problem is that compiling WINE resluts in it
>>being linked against 
>>that link: "" and I need WINE linked
>>against the actuall 
>>library name: "" so that I can
>>upgrade FreeType and 
>>WINE will continue to use the older version.
> One more (maybe silly ;-) suggestion - did you try to
> remove the link ".so.6", rerun Wine configure,
> reinstall Wine. I wonder if configure will pick up the
> library name ".so.6.3.0" in this case.
It got it fixed

I edited the: "config.cache" file and changed the version number for: 
"libfreetype".  Ran: "configure", "make clean" and then ran the script 
again.  It works so what ever piece calls: "libfreetype" must be getting 
the correct version.


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