[cairo] Request: Separate FreeType and Fontconfig

Ian Britten britten at caris.com
Tue Mar 17 04:38:45 PDT 2009

Behdad Esfahbod wrote:
> Ok, master has a new configure option --disable-fc:
> commit 3ec94f9b5917b8f71304c982bd153e5a810f3b12
> Author: Behdad Esfahbod <behdad at behdad.org>
> Date:   Tue Mar 17 00:53:30 2009 -0400
>      Support compiling without fontconfig
>      Adds a new, fake, fontconfig font backend.  Fontconfig can be disabled
>      using --disable-fc, in which case the toy text API wont find fonts and
>      the internal font will always be used.
>      Also defines the feature macro CAIRO_HAS_FC_FONT.  The two fontconfig-
>      specific functions in cairo-ft.h depend on that macro now.

Many thanks!  We'll try it out as soon as we can...

And, many thanks for being so responsive to suggestions!  :)

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