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Bug 249644 - fc-cache does not cache newly installed fonts if /usr/share/fonts has newer modtime
fc-cache does not cache newly installed fonts if /usr/share/fonts has newer m...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: fontconfig (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Behdad Esfahbod
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: i18n, MoveUpstream, Reopened
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Blocks: 249646
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Reported: 2007-07-25 21:08 EDT by Caius Chance
Modified: 2008-03-04 23:01 EST (History)
5 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-03-04 23:01:42 EST
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Description Caius Chance 2007-07-25 21:08:17 EDT
Description of problem:
fc-cache is not always caching newly installed fonts in fonts-chinese.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Fresh install Fedora 7 without Chinese support.
2.Install fonts-chinese: rpm -ivvh fonts-chinese-3.03-4.f7.rpm > rpm_inst_log
3.fc-list | sort > fc-list_out
Actual results:
- rpm_inst_log shows fc-cache had been run.
- fc-list_out doesn't show all installed fonts: ShanHeiSun, ZenKai.

Expected results:
- rpm_inst_log shows fc-cache had been run.
- fc-list_out shows all installed fonts: ShanHeiSun, ZenKai.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Caius Chance 2007-07-26 21:31:25 EDT
Refactorized and built:

Comment 2 Jens Petersen 2007-09-04 21:40:50 EDT
Moving to fontconfig since this is a general issue and not specific to
Comment 3 Jens Petersen 2007-10-24 00:35:40 EDT
Behdad suggests it would be good to discuss this on the upstream mailing-list.
Comment 4 Peng Huang 2007-10-24 22:51:13 EDT
I discussed this problem in upstream mailing-list. It have been fixed in
upstream's source repository.
Comment 5 Jens Petersen 2008-02-06 22:02:24 EST
fontconfig-2.5.0 has been in rawhide for a good while now,
so guess this can be closed.

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