Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 212199
ftview could not allocate display surface
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:46 EST
Description of problem:
I can't seem to get ftview to work
[apodtele@prosha dejavu-lgc]$ ftview 12 DejaVuLGCSans-Bold.ttf
could not allocate display surface
error = 0x0000
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Could this be a solution?
ftview seem to look for X under /usr/X11R6. So old-fashioned!
Sounds likely. Thanks for the pointer
Thanks for the pointer. Seems like it. Last time I looked into it, I was
surprised to find that ftview is not linked to xlib at all. This explains it.
I look forward to seeing an update. ;)
Fixed in freetype-2.2.1-14.fc6 submitted for Update Testing.
marking as fixed by the official update >2.2.1-14