[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#605871: Bug#605871: fontforge runs find / during the configure step

Hideki Yamane henrich at debian.or.jp
Mon Apr 15 07:46:42 UTC 2013

On Mon, 15 Apr 2013 09:16:12 +0200
Fabian Greffrath <fabian at greffrath.com> wrote:
> If this configure options is only relevant for building the bundled
> freetype copy, then it should be alright as it currently is. The
> freetype system library in Debian already has the byte-code interpreter
> enabled.

 You mean, both --with-freetype-bytecode and --with-freetype-src are not
 necessary to be specified? I want to know that.

> >  Q: Should we include freetype source with fontforge?
> >     We can add it as multiple orig source as fontforge_0.0.20120101+git.orig-freetype-2.4.9.tar.xz
> >     like I did for ttf-kochi package.
> Please do not include a local copy of a library that is already packaged
> in Debian.

 Yes, we should avoid it, but if we need src itself to enable feature,
 how do we deal with it?


 Hideki Yamane     henrich @ debian.or.jp/org

More information about the Pkg-fonts-devel mailing list