[cairo] freetype, fontconfig configure error
M Joonas Pihlaja
jpihlaja at cc.helsinki.fi
Wed Jun 24 13:47:19 PDT 2009
On Wed, 24 Jun 2009, Rajinder Yadav wrote:
> If you have any suggestions how I can track down the problem please advise.
Well first I'd check that pkg-config can find your freetype and
fontconfig. For me the output of querying the version numbers of
those packages gives this:
$ pkg-config --modversion freetype2
$ pkg-config --modversion fontconfig
If pkg-config can't find the packages that's probably your problem and
fixing that should put you on the right path.
However if the pkg-config test checks out, then you could have a look
into the file config.log produced by ./configure and try to find the
place where the configure script is looking for freetype and
fontconfig. It's usually fairly good about telling you why it can't
find some package or why some test or other fails.
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