[Fontconfig] (no subject)

Jeremy C. Reed reed at reedmedia.net
Sat Jul 16 13:21:09 EST 2005

On Fri, 15 Jul 2005, Mentar Mahmudi wrote:

> While trying to install fontconfig-2.2.1 (./configure) I get the
> following error:
> configure: error: You must have freetype installed; see 
> http://www.freetype.org/
> So I installed freetype locally to ~/freebin and set my PATH to
> ~/freebin/bin and LD_LIBRARY_PATH to ~/freebin/lib. After a
> recompilation of fonconfig I get the same error.
> Can anybody tell me what else I have to do to have fontconfig installed?

Setting PATH and LD_LIBRARY_PATH should not be needed.

./configure --with-freetype-config=~/freebin/freetype-config

(Maybe replace tilde ~ above with real path.)

  Jeremy C. Reed

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