Building XOrg-6.9.0 - FreeType Error

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at
Wed Jan 17 14:59:54 PST 2007

On 1/17/07, Antoine Arlaud <thorexocet at> wrote:
> i'm currently trying to build XOrg-6.9.0 from XOrg source, but an
> error occurs because
> of FreeType.

What version of freetype do you have installed? You will want to have
freetype-2.1.x instead of freetype-2.2.x unless you want to haggle
with a bunch of patches like the one you found. Certainly Xorg-6.9.0
does not have the necessary fixes to work with freetype-2.2.x.


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