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Re: [ft-devel] Freetype on Mac uses deprecated functions

From: mpsuzuki
Subject: Re: [ft-devel] Freetype on Mac uses deprecated functions
Date: Sun, 4 Sep 2005 14:16:39 +0900

Dear Mr. Christian Demmer,

On Sat, 03 Sep 2005 16:42:31 +0200
address@hidden (Christian Demmer) wrote:

>address@hidden wrote:
>>Excuse me, please let me ask fundamental question: MPW or CodeWarrior
>>are required to compile ftmac.c?
>Not necessarily. It depends on your target OS and runtime environment
>ABI. If you want OS 9 (CFM) then you need MPW or Codewarrior. OS X can
>run CFM (MPW/Codewarrior) or Mach-O produced by gcc or Codewarrior?
>(not sure, I don't use Codewarrior).
>> There are 3 building control files
>>in FreeType tree:
>>* freetype2/builds/mac/freetype.make  is for MPW
>MPW is a shell with makefiles but the makefiles are different from Unix.
>>* freetype2/builds/mac/ftlib.prj      is for CodeWarrior
>>* freetype2/base/Jamfile              is cross platform,
>>                                      but ftmac.c is quoted for MPW
>Not sure here either. I think Jamfiles were used in ProjectBuilder some
>time ago, that means OS X/gcc -> Mach-O environment.
>>Could I compile ftmac.c via UNIX style configure/make process?
>Yes, but only on OS X targeting Mach-O.

Great Thank you very much for detailed explanation. In fact,
I didn't know ProjectBuilder can recognize Jamfile. Now I could
compile ftmac.c for Mach-O target by MacOS X's gcc manually.


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