[Fontconfig] blacklisting doesn't work
plam at MIT.EDU
Mon Apr 17 20:08:25 PDT 2006
Matthias Clasen wrote:
> And the Hershey fonts were still there. It took me quite a while
> to figure out that I need to strip the escapes out of the fc-list
> output to give the patterns a chance to work. Is that escaping
> really necessary ? It is certainly confusing...
I think that FcNameUnparse had better escape, but fc-list shouldn't
escape. So I made FcNameUnparseEscaped which will print out font info
with or without escaping. I'll commit that this evening, if there are
> Anyway, after stripping the escapes out of the patterns, the
> Hershey fonts still would not vanish. I finally came to the
> conclusion that something like the patch below will be necessary
> to make blacklisting work again.
I think that's correct, we've got to filter the patterns at some point.
I'll look at that patch again this evening, but will probably commit it.
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