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Date:      Wed, 20 May 2015 13:17:43 -0500 (CDT)
From:      "Valeri Galtsev" <galtsev@kicp.uchicago.edu>
To:        "Polytropon" <freebsd@edvax.de>
Cc:        "Jeffry Killen" <jekillen@prodigy.net>, freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: freetype in ports?
Message-ID:  <50466.128.135.70.2.1432145863.squirrel@cosmo.uchicago.edu>
In-Reply-To: <20150520200456.49f6ee31.freebsd@edvax.de>
References:  <A59CC0EB-8F5D-47DF-8800-BC433DE1939C@prodigy.net> <20150520200456.49f6ee31.freebsd@edvax.de>

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On Wed, May 20, 2015 1:04 pm, Polytropon wrote:
> On Wed, 20 May 2015 10:36:17 -0700, Jeffry Killen wrote:
>> Hello;
>>
>> I want to add freetype to system so I can build php5.6x with GD, with
>> freetype
>> ttf font support.
>>
>> I did
>> find /usr/ports *freetype* and no match came up
>>
>> same with
>> find /usr/ports FreeType2 and no match came up

I would use unix find comand as follows:

find /usr/ports -name \*freetype\*

But the suggestion by Mr. Polytropon below is much better (as it doesn't
care about case to the contrary to find command above...

Valeri

>
> See "man 7 ports" and use the power of
>
> 	# make search name="freetype"
>
> which will provide the information you need. Note
> that "freetype" and "freetype2" are individual packages.
>
>
>
>> I assume this is used in xwindows as well as in php gd
>> for image generation from ttf fonts.
>
> Freetype is a typical installation component of X which
> uses it as a module.
>
>
> --
> Polytropon
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