[Fontconfig] Re: Bug in fc-cat with user cache

Mike FABIAN mfabian at suse.de
Tue Jan 17 02:36:01 PST 2006

Frederic Crozat <fcrozat at mandriva.com> さんは書きました:

>> I made a small one line patch (attached) which seems to fix the
>> problem for me. Is this patch correct?
> I can confirm this patch fixes crashes people have reported on cooker
> mailing list with the latest CVS snapshot I uploaded yesterday.
> fontconfig was returning wrong path info to application (for
> instance, /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/Vera.ttf instead
> of /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/TTF/Vera.ttf ), causing pango based
> applications to crash : pango / cairo don't deal really well when they
> get a path from fontconfig to a inexistant file, then they ask
> fontconfign for information about this file and fontconfig crashes..

The same problem occurs with all KDE applications and even
with simple applications like "xfd -fa".

Mike FABIAN   <mfabian at suse.de>   http://www.suse.de/~mfabian

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