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Re: wine font metrics



On Tue, Dec 17, 2002 at 12:39:00AM +0300, Andrei Smirnov wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 15, 2002 at 10:43:23PM +0300, Andrei@yahoo.com wrote:
> > wine on startup saying just that:
> > Wine cannot find the FreeType font library.  To enable Wine to
> > use TrueType fonts please install a version of FreeType greater than
> > or equal to 2.0.5.
> > http://www.freetype.org
> > Building font metrics. This may take some time...
> > 
> > #and make X use 99% of CPU ... while not doing anything else for hours
> > #i got libfreetype 2.0.9 (woody stable) installed
> > 
> > and wine not hang - it responds to ^C
> > 'Wine failed with code 1'
> > 
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> ok - i found that xfstt responsible for that
> but there were postages claiming it works with wine ...
> and how to get TT fonts if it doesnt?
> Thanx for help...

If you're using X > 4.0, you don't need a font server at all.  It's a
waste of memory.  Just point X at your TT fonts, and make sure the right
module is loaded, and you should be all set.

-rob

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