Bug 91968 - Fontconfig DTD is not installed in /usr/share/sgml/ nor registered in the system catalogs
Fontconfig DTD is not installed in /usr/share/sgml/ nor registered in the sys...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: fontconfig (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Behdad Esfahbod
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Blocks: FC7Target
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Reported: 2003-05-30 09:39 EDT by Nicolas Mailhot
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-10-25 21:34:41 EDT
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Description Nicolas Mailhot 2003-05-30 09:39:37 EDT
Description of problem:

Fontconfig DTD is not installed in /usr/share/sgml/ nor is registered in the
system catalogs. Having normal DTD access is useful to process fonts.conf as for
example in a font rpm %post, %postun or %preun.

Non-validated xml processing is error-prone

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Comment 1 Owen Taylor 2003-08-28 20:07:55 EDT
Tim - 

Do you have canonical examples of how we add DTDs to the system 
SGML/XML catalogs?
Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2003-08-29 05:46:21 EDT
See the scriptlets that xhtml1-dtds uses. (Don't look at docbook-dtds, they're
Comment 3 Owen Taylor 2004-09-02 17:00:16 EDT
Hard to register without a public identifier for fonts.conf.

Comment 4 Bill Nottingham 2006-08-07 21:35:46 EDT
'Red Hat Raw Hide' refers to the development tree for Red Hat Linux.
Red Hat Linux is no longer supported by Red Hat, Inc. If you are still
running Red Hat Linux, you are strongly advised to upgrade to a
current Fedora Core release or Red Hat Enterprise Linux or comparable.
Some information on which option may be right for you is available at

Red Hat apologizes that these issues were not resolved in a more
timely manner. However, we do want to make sure that important 
don't slip through the cracks. If these issues are still present
in a current release, such as Fedora Core 5, please move these
bugs to that product and version. Note that any remaining Red Hat
Raw Hide bugs will be closed as 'CANTFIX' on September 30, 2006.
Thanks again for your help.
Comment 5 John Thacker 2006-10-29 10:26:34 EST
Closing as CANTFIX per previous comment and lack of response.
Comment 6 Nicolas Mailhot 2006-10-29 14:41:56 EST
Oops, this one passed through, should not be closed, it's still current
Comment 7 Behdad Esfahbod 2007-10-25 21:34:41 EDT
Upstreamed.  I don't see any reason to keep open.  If you have any idea how this
should be fixed, please comment on the upstream bug.

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