[gs-devel] Re: Merger of ESP and GPL GhostScript: (Nearly) Completed
till.kamppeter at gmail.com
Fri Apr 27 14:58:22 PDT 2007
Bernhard Rosenkraenzer wrote:
> On Friday 27 April 2007, Till Kamppeter wrote:
>> with all files and a README with instructions. Please try it out.
> The patches look good to me. I've run into 2 issues so far: autogen.sh in the
> ijs subdir fails to detect automake versions > 1.6 (using 1.10 here), but
> they work perfectly once detected. The attached patch should fix it.
This problem is not caused by the merger, it is a bug which was probably
there all the time. Thank you for the patch. will apply it later.
> Later in the build process, I get
> ./obj/../soobj/echogs -e .dev -w- -l-obj ./obj/../soobj/fapiu
> make: *** No rule to make target `/objs/freetype214MT_D', needed by
> `obj/../soobj/fapif1.dev'. Stop.
> make: Leaving directory `/usr/src/ark/BUILD/gs'
> I didn't have the time to check what's going on there yet, but "/objs/" looks
> wrong, probably it's just a missing variable definition somewhere.
This looks like that upstream GS developers have started to introduce
Freetype support but missed to add a check to configure.ac.
Try this patch
It simply adds the Freetype check from ESP GhostScript.
Thank you very much for your report.
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