Problems running Swing app with latest build?
swingler at apple.com
Tue Feb 14 10:39:34 PST 2012
On Feb 14, 2012, at 3:08 AM, Anthony Petrov wrote:
> On 2/13/2012 10:22 PM, Mike Swingler wrote:
>> As a general point, the JDK 7 on the Mac should not be linking against libfreetype in the first place, because it's an X11 component, and optionally installed on Mac OS X. If there isn't a bug already to this effect, I'd be more than happy to file it.
> FreeType is not an X11 component, it's a font manipulation library ("a software font engine" ). OpenJDK requires FreeType even on MS Windows platform, so this requirement is unlikely to go away.
>  http://www.freetype.org/freetype2/index.html
On Mac OS X, it is delivered with X11, which is an optionally installed component. If OpenJDK requires FreeType, then it needs to include it inside it's own bundle.
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