[Xquartz-dev] Leopard X11 2.3.2
merlereinhart at mac.com
Sat Jan 3 11:04:35 PST 2009
The problem file/directory wasn't there in rc4 (I didn't get around to
testing with rc5). So at least rc4 was what you expected (/usr/X11/
Thanks for the clarification on which directory is the correct one!
On Jan 3, 2009, at 1:56 PM, Jeremy Huddleston wrote:
> Why oh why is there always something found right after the release =(
> That bug has been there since before 2.3.2_rc1 it seems, but nobody
> noticed it. The file should be /usr/X11/lib/X11/fontconfig , but
> for some reason the file that had my fontconfig configure arguments
> got nuked =(
> I'm rebuilding fontconfig now with the correct /usr/X11/lib/X11/
> fontconfig directory usage and will release a 126.96.36.199 with the fixed
> On Jan 3, 2009, at 10:07, Merle Reinhart wrote:
>> On top of that, /usr/X11/etc/fonts/fonts.conf doesn't look right as
>> it contains a non-existent directory and only points at /usr/X11R6
>> (which works for now due to the symlink).
>> Agreed this constant changing around of where the various
>> configuration files reside is a real pain.
>> On Jan 3, 2009, at 12:59 PM, Martin Costabel wrote:
>>> Jeremy Huddleston wrote:
>>>> I'm proud to announce the release of version 2.3.2 of X11 for
>>>> Leopard. It's been 3.5 months since our last release, and I
>>>> think it's been well worth the wait. This is by far the largest
>>>> set of bug fixes and updates since 2.2.0!
>>>> Changes since 2.3.2_rc5:
>>>> Honor system key repeat rate
>>>> Got rid of some debug spew about bad modifier keycodes
>>>> Fixed a possible deadlock / startup race condition
>>>> xterm 238 to address CVE-2008-2383
>>> Another change (maybe already between rc4 and rc5) seems to be
>>> that fonts.conf has migrated to yet another place, namely to /usr/
>>> X11/etc/fonts/. This will trip up those programs that have just
>>> learned that it migrated from /usr/X11/lib/X11/fonts/ to /usr/X11/
>>> lib/X11/fontconfig/. Some questions:
>>> Why this competition between /usr/X11/etc/fonts/ and /usr/X11/lib/
>>> X11/fontconfig/? Both come with conf.avail and conf.d directories.
>>> Is the directory structure used by fontconfig documented
>>> somewhere? man fonts-conf still talks about /etc/fonts.conf, which
>>> has disappeared years ago. I haven't found man pages talking about
>>> conf.avail/ and conf.d/.
>>> Is this going to settle down?
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