Opened 2 years ago

Closed 2 years ago

#2340 closed defect (fixed)

Please use 'pkg-config' to find FreeType 2

Reported by: micove Owned by: beastd
Priority: normal Component: build system
Version: HEAD Severity: major
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Reproduced by developer: no Analyzed by developer: no


MPlayer currently uses to freetype-config to configure freetype. As mentioned in [1][2] this script will become optional and will not ship on at least Debian/Ubuntu/Linux? Mint/etc. Both auto-detection and --enable-freetype use freetype-config therefore it's likely that MPlayer would fail to compile whenever freetype 2.9.1 releases unless.


Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 2 years ago by beastd

  • Status changed from new to open

Agreed, we should support detecting libfreetype via pkg-config.

comment:2 Changed 2 years ago by beastd

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from open to closed

According to my tests this should be implemented with MPlayer SVN r38021 .

Would be nice if you could confirm.

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