Bug 109592 - fontconfig package should require newer freetype
Summary: fontconfig package should require newer freetype
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: fontconfig   
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Version: 1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Owen Taylor
QA Contact:
: 113322 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-11-09 22:02 UTC by Peter Oliver
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-04-19 17:12:53 UTC
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2004:410 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Updated fontconfig packages 2004-09-02 04:00:00 UTC

Description Peter Oliver 2003-11-09 22:02:51 UTC
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Description of problem:
Running "rpm -q --requires fontconfig" mentions
    freetype >= 2.1.2-7

However, I was running freetype-2.1.3-6, and found that gdmchooser
failed once I upgraded to fontconfig-2.2.1-6.1.

Unfortunately, the exact error message has scrolled off my terminal,
but it was an undefined symbol error or something like that.

Upgrading to freetype-2.1.4-5 cured the problem.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Didn't try

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Take a RHL 9 system.
2. Use yum to install XFree86 from Fedora Core.
3. Watch it pull in a newer fontconfig but not a newer freetype.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Owen Taylor 2004-04-19 15:50:50 UTC
*** Bug 113322 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 Owen Taylor 2004-04-19 17:12:10 UTC
* Mon Apr 19 2004 Owen Taylor <otaylor@redhat.com> 2.2.1-9
- Require recent freetype (#109592, Peter Oliver)

Comment 3 John Flanagan 2004-09-02 05:42:03 UTC
An errata has been issued which should help the problem 
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being 
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, 
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report 
if the solution does not work for you.


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