[cairo] Success with Cairo on Win9x

Kalle Vahlman kalle.vahlman at gmail.com
Tue Feb 6 02:59:13 PST 2007

2007/2/5, brianp at sginet.com <brianp at sginet.com>:
> When trying to use FreeType on Win32, it looks like the FreeType module in
> Cairo wants to compile in some fontconfig stuff. However, fontconfig has no
> Win32 port that I can find.

Without giving any other input to this discussion (I'm not familiar
enough with the font stuff to comment ;), Tor Lillqvist has  a
fontconfig package on his win32 port page:


Though, as he notes, it's used only by Pango's FreeType 2 backend and GIMP.

Kalle Vahlman, zuh at iki.fi
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