libharfbuzz0 1.7.6-1 update causing xwin-xdg-menu.exe to crash

Gilles Detillieux
Tue May 15 15:01:00 GMT 2018

On 05/14/2018 04:43 PM, Jon Turney wrote:
> On 14/05/2018 18:05, Gilles Detillieux wrote:
>> Thanks, Jon. The local.conf blacklist rule worked like a charm!
>> It's odd that the fontconfig packages appear not to have been built 
>> with the latest stable gcc release, but so long as it's just this one 
> I don't know if that's the case or not.  More things than just the 
> compiler can effect the resulting binary.
>> (unneeded) font that's causing the headaches I'll just keep 
>> blacklisting it on our systems.
> Yaakov has rebuilt and uploaded the fontconfig 2.12.6-2, which doesn't 
> seem to suffer from this problem in my testing.

Awesome. Upgrading to the new libfontconfig packages did indeed fix the 
problem. Thanks, Yaakov & Jon!

Gilles R. Detillieux              E-mail: <>
Spinal Cord Research Centre       WWW:
Dept. of Physiology and Pathophysiology, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences,
Univ. of Manitoba  Winnipeg, MB  R3E 0J9  (Canada)

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