[Fontconfig] Cache timestamping vs NFS

Keith Packard keithp at keithp.com
Wed Jul 25 15:55:01 PDT 2007

On Wed, 2007-07-25 at 14:40 -0500, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:

> Why will invalidate existing cache files?

Because fontconfig will not support multiple cache file formats. That's
really nasty.

> Or are you saying adding the directory time to the cache file will corrupt 
> it for old libfontconfig?

Each version of fontconfig supports only one cache file format, so the
new version will use new cache files while the old one uses old cache

keith.packard at intel.com
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