fontconfig question

Ken Moffat ken at
Fri Apr 30 13:04:43 PDT 2004

On Fri, 30 Apr 2004, Dale Stein wrote:

> So I deleted all of X  dirs , pkgconfig directories. /etc/fonts  and
> made the basic LFS utils then most of the BLFS libraries and then finally
> expat, freetypes and fontconfig.   It did work,   but I have a question.  In
> the instructions for fontconfig it said to place three x-11 directories into
> /etc/fonts/local.conf   Where exactly in this script should they be placed
> ???

 Just in front of the </fontconfig> tag.

   And 2..   how does one stop xfree from making it's own version of
> fontconfig.
> Thanks in advance.

 In what you put into host.def, specifically
#define HasFreetype2 YES
#define HasFontconfig YES


 das eine Mal als Tragödie, das andere Mal als Farce

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