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Recommended update for freetype2


(Last modified: 18NOV2002)

solutions Recommended update for freetype2 SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (9793a55b255a46f753d64aafb3c12966)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for x86
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4

Package: freetype2
Release: 20021118
Obsoletes: none


Needed if applications using freetype2 crash in font handling.

Problem description


This release fixes a typo in sfdriver.c, which crashes some programs
in the font handling in some circumstances.
Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Uvh freetype2.rpm freetype2-devel.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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