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Re: Amaya GL font issues on OS X

From: Damian Steer <D.M.Steer@lse.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 11 Mar 2003 11:39:25 -0500 (EST)
To: Paul Cheyrou-lagreze <Paul.Cheyrou-Lagreze@inrialpes.fr>
Cc: www-amaya-dev@w3.org
Message-ID: <m2adg1x3gq.fsf@evila.danbri.org>




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Paul Cheyrou-lagreze <Paul.Cheyrou-Lagreze@inrialpes.fr> writes:

> The font code using opengl and freetype2 works on linux and windows without those bugs... so there must be somewhere something special in fink or mac osx about fonts or freetype 2...

I assume it works on non-x86 linux?

> If you are a OS X developper (if you have Mac OSX (Project Builder)), could you try to load same font and characters using FTGL lib and demos and see what happens ?
>
> http://homepages.paradise.net.nz/henryj/code/
>
> FTGL also use freetype 2 and opengl, but in a OS X native way, 
> so we could get more infos about the problem, as it's nearly the same problem...

Ok, I ran the demo (unix version under X). Everything fine, no missing
characters.

As I said, however, it isn't that particular characters are always
missing.

Thanks for the help with this mystery :-)

Damian

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