Bug 249644 - fc-cache does not cache newly installed fonts if /usr/share/fonts has newer modtime
Summary: fc-cache does not cache newly installed fonts if /usr/share/fonts has newer m...
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: fontconfig   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Behdad Esfahbod
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Keywords: i18n, MoveUpstream, Reopened
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Blocks: 249646
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-07-26 01:08 UTC by Caius Chance
Modified: 2008-03-05 04:01 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-03-05 04:01:42 UTC
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Description Caius Chance 2007-07-26 01:08:17 UTC
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 2007-07-27 01:31:25 UTC
Refactorized and built:


Comment 2 Jens Petersen 2007-09-05 01:40:50 UTC
Moving to fontconfig since this is a general issue and not specific to

Comment 3 Jens Petersen 2007-10-24 04:35:40 UTC
Behdad suggests it would be good to discuss this on the upstream mailing-list.

Comment 4 Peng Huang 2007-10-25 02:51:13 UTC
I discussed this problem in upstream mailing-list. It have been fixed in
upstream's source repository.

Comment 5 Jens Petersen 2008-02-07 03:02:24 UTC
fontconfig-2.5.0 has been in rawhide for a good while now,
so guess this can be closed.

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