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bug#7936: bug#8030: configure.in clears FONTCONFIG_CFLAGS and FONTCONFIG
bug#7936: bug#8030: configure.in clears FONTCONFIG_CFLAGS and FONTCONFIG_LIBS
Mon, 28 Feb 2011 22:20:15 -0500
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.0.50 (gnu/linux)
Sven Joachim <address@hidden> writes:
> It seems to me that bugs #7936 and #8030 are the same, so they should
> probably be merged.
> Moreover, AFAICS the root of the problem is that configure.in (in Emacs
> 23.2 and emacs-23) inadvertently clears FONTCONFIG_LIBS, so that
> '-lfontconfig' is not passed to the linker. This has been fixed by
> Miles on the trunk in revision 102932:
> This bug causes Emacs to FTBFS on GNU/Linux as well with a strict
> linker when configured "--with-x-toolkit=lucid", see
> http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=614823. I can confirm
> that Miles' change fixes that problem.
> Any chance to get this fix into Emacs 23.3?
I discussed this with Stefan. It's not obviously safe, so it seems
better to leave it for Emacs 24.