[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: fontconfig-2.11.1-1

Yaakov (Cygwin/X) yselkowitz@users.sourceforge.net
Tue May 13 20:38:00 GMT 2014

On 2014-05-12 20:45, Ken Brown wrote:
> On 5/9/2014 11:07 AM, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
>> This is an update to the latest upstream release.  The Windows font
>> directory has been removed from the default fonts path due to issues
>> caused by stale caches; a separate package to add it to the path, as
>> well as keep the cache current automatically, should be available soon.
> You also removed /usr/share/ghostscript/fonts,
> /usr/share/texmf-dist/fonts/opentype,
> /usr/share/texmf-dist/fonts/truetype, and
> /usr/share/texmf-dist/fonts/type1.  Was that intentional?

Yes, because it seems that they would also have this issue because 
nothing in the providing packages updates the cache.  (cygport only 
generates fontconfig postinstall scripts for /usr/share/fonts.)


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