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Author Topic: 080929 freetype-2.3.7 {VL 6.0]  (Read 1113 times)


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080929 freetype-2.3.7 {VL 6.0]
« on: September 29, 2008, 03:14:46 pm »
toothandnail has packaged the latest version of freetype for VL 6.0.  This package does resolve a dependency issue for the mozilla-firefox-3.0.3 package currently in the repo.

Package: freetype-2.3.7-i586-1vl60.tlz
MD5: 121e14803c325ff5ac0481ef35893cdf
Package Size: 583K
Installed Size: 3370K


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freetype: freetype (a portable font engine)
freetype: Freetype is a free, high-quality and portable font engine
freetype: License: GPL
freetype: Authors:
freetype: Website:

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Re: 080929 freetype-2.3.7 {VL 6.0]
« Reply #1 on: October 01, 2008, 07:40:24 pm »
I installed it and haven't noticed any bad behavior.
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Happily running VL 7 Gold on  a Sempron LE-1300 desktop (2.3 GHz), 4 G RAM,  GeForce 6150 SE onboard graphics and on an HP Pavilion dv7 i7, 6 gigs, Intel 2nd Generation Integrated Graphics Controller