Problems w/ libpng 1.2.18 w/ links

DJ Lucas dj at
Fri Feb 22 16:15:51 PST 2008

Nathan Coulson wrote:
> I was playing w/ links in the linux framebuffer, and I came across this error
> Error when loading compiled-in font: png_do_rgb_to_gray found nongray pixel.
> libpng error: png_do_rgb_to_gray found nongray pixel.
> a bit of googling pulled up this link
> There is a patch, located at
> (found
> within the bugreport).
> I also noticed that  there is a libpng 1.2.25 on the download site.

Thanks Nathan.  I assume the patch fixed the problem for you.  I'll 
verify that it's in 1.2.25 and get that in the book.  I'm using 1.2.24 
without issue (well, AFAIK without issue).

-- DJ Lucas

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