In file included from ../../extras/fontconfig/src/fcint.h:39,
../../extras/fontconfig/fontconfig/fcfreetype.h:27:22: ft2build.h: No such file
compiling on a 2.6.6 kernel. doubt it is relevant, but figured worth
very similar to: Bug 420: X fails to build because of fontconfig
I'll let someone qualified determine if this is the same bug.
Yes, that's pretty much the same problem.
Your version of freetype may be to stale.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 420 ***