Re: Problem installing truetype support
From: Arnar Mar Hrafnkelsson (email@example.com)
Date: Thu 15 Mar 2001 - 19:05:45 UTC
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Imager does not support freetype 2.0 (meaning I haven't even tried
compiling freetype 2.0 yet). I'm not sure how different they are but I
would recommend installing freetype 1.3.1.
On Thu, 15 Mar 2001, Mike Depot wrote:
> I'm having a problem installing Imager with TrueType support on my RedHat 6.2
> machine. When I run the makefile, I get this:
> > # perl Makefile.PL
> > /usr/local/include/freetype doesnt exist or is unaccessible - removed.
> > done.
> > ungif: includes found - libraries found
> > tiff: includes found - libraries found
> > T1-fonts: includes not found - libraries not found
> > png: includes found - libraries found
> > gif: includes found - libraries found
> > jpeg: includes found - libraries found
> > TT-fonts: includes not found - libraries not found
> > ungif and gif can not coexist - removing ungif support
> > MakeMaker (v5.4302)
> > Writing Makefile for Imager::plugins
> > Writing Makefile for Imager
> When I installed freetype, I set it's prefix to /usr with
> > make setup CFG="--prefix=/usr"
> > make
> > make install
> This created "/usr/include/freetype2". I noticed Imager seemed to be looking for
> "/usr/include/freetype", so I make a symlink "/usr/include/freetype" pointing to
> "/usr/include/freetype2", hoping this would work, but it didn't. :-(
> Does Imager 0.37 support freetype 2.0, or do I need to install 1.3.1?
> If it does support 2.0, do you have any suggestions as to what may be wrong?
> Mike Depot