[Fontconfig] simple question?

J. L. Pence damage at websurf.net
Thu Feb 19 03:43:03 EST 2004

Toss "#include <ft2build.h>" in /src/fcint.h at line 39. It should build 
fine after that.

If it doesn't then you'll need to compile the version that's currently in 
CVS, which seems to have a problem with autogen.sh. I'm waiting for help 
on that one myself. ;)


On Wed, 18 Feb 2004 15:45:44 +0100, Joerg Weber <joerg at ifbus.de> wrote:

> Hi folks,
> i', trying to build a whole current Gnome distribution for a Solaris 8
> box. One needed components is fontconfig.
> After a correct build and installation of freetype-2.1.7 there is no
> way to build fontconfig (2.2.0 and 2.2.9x) failed at the same point:
> the first problem is:
> gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I.. -I../src -I/usr/local/include/freetype2 
> -I/usr/local/include    -O -pedantic -c fc-lang.c
> In file included from ../fontconfig/fcfreetype.h:27,
>                  from ../src/fcint.h:39,
>                  from fc-lang.c:25:
> /usr/local/include/freetype2/freetype/freetype.h:20:2: #error 
> "`ft2build.h' hasn't been included yet!"
> /usr/local/include/freetype2/freetype/freetype.h:21:2: #error "Please 
> always use macros to include FreeType header files."
> /usr/local/include/freetype2/freetype/freetype.h:22:2: #error "Example:"
> /usr/local/include/freetype2/freetype/freetype.h:23:2: #error "  
> #include <ft2build.h>"
> /usr/local/include/freetype2/freetype/freetype.h:24:2: #error "  
> #include FT_FREETYPE_H"
> fc-lang.c: In function `FcConfigHome':
> after fixing this in fontconfig/fcfreetype.h i get:
> gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I.. -I/usr/local/include/freetype2 
> -I/usr/local/include -DFONTCONFIG_PATH=\"/usr/local/etc/fonts\" -I.. 
> -I../src -O -pedantic -c fcfreetype.c  -fPIC -o .libs/fcfreetype.o
> fcfreetype.c:60:31: freetype/ftmodule.h: No such file or directory
> fcfreetype.c: In function `FcVendorFoundry':
> fcfreetype.c:253: warning: pointer targets in passing arg 2 of 
> `FcVendorMatch' differ in signedness
> fcfreetype.c: In function `FcFreeTypeQuery':
> fcfreetype.c:333: warning: pointer targets in passing arg 1 of 
> `FcVendorFoundry' differ in signedness
> fcfreetype.c:568: warning: pointer targets in passing arg 1 of 
> `FcNoticeFoundry' differ in signedness
> fcfreetype.c:793: warning: pointer targets in assignment differ in 
> signedness
> The older releases (fcpackage ...) are impossible to build at Solaris8.
> Can anybody give me a hint? In my mind freetype and fontconfig are 
> closely
> collaborating components...? May be, i have a config mistake only?
> Can anybody give me a hint?
> Many thanks in advance...

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