Bug 99

Summary: fontconfig-2.2.0: malforming of fonts.conf
Product: fontconfig Reporter: Vinay Pawar <zoyd>
Component: libraryAssignee: Keith Packard <keithp>
Status: RESOLVED FIXED QA Contact:
Severity: normal    
Priority: high    
Version: 2.2   
Hardware: x86 (IA32)   
OS: Linux (All)   
i915 platform: i915 features:

Description Vinay Pawar 2003-07-13 22:37:55 UTC
I had a problem building fontconfig-2.2.0.
At make install I would get a fontconfig error about the default config file 
being not well-formed at line 24. Apparently the o/p of the 'date' command
contained two hyphens which got inserted in fonts.conf. The two hyphens came
because the /etc/localtime symlink was set to a Factory one.
Comment 1 Keith Packard 2003-09-05 09:19:13 UTC
confgure.in now filters out strings of dashes in the date:

FC_FONTDATE=`date | sed 's/--*/-/g'`

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