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Change Logs

* Tue Jul 02 2019 Ismail Dönmez <>
- Update to version 2.10.1
  * The `ftmulti' demo program now  supports multiple hidden axes with
    the same name tag.
  * `ftview', `ftstring', and `ftgrid' got  a `-k' command line option
    to emulate a sequence of keystrokes at start-up.
  * `ftview', `ftstring', and `ftgrid' now support screen dumping to a
    PNG file.
  * The bytecode debugger, `ttdebug',  now supports variation TrueType
    fonts; a variation font instance can be selected with the new `-d'
    command line option.
- Add tarball signatures and freetype2.keyring
* Mon Jun 24 2019 Ismail Dönmez <>
- Update to version 2.10.0
  * The  `ftdump' demo  program has new options `-c'  and `-C'  to
    display charmaps in compact and detailed format, respectively.
    Option `-V' has been removed.
  * The `ftview', `ftstring', and `ftgrid' demo programs use a new
    command line option `-d' to specify the program window's width,
    height, and color depth.
  * The `ftview' demo program now displays red boxes for zero-width
  * `ftglyph' has limited support to display fonts with
    color-layered glyphs.This will be improved later on.
  * `ftgrid' can now display bitmap fonts also.
  * The `ttdebug' demo program has a new option `-f' to select a
    member of a TrueType collection (TTC).
  * Other various improvements to the demo programs.
* Thu Feb 07 2019 Marguerite Su <>
- Remove "Supplements: fonts-config" to avoid accidentally pulling
  in Qt dependencies on some non-Qt based desktops.(boo#1091109)
  fonts-config is fundamental but ft2demos seldom installs by end users.
  only fonts-config maintainers/debuggers may use ft2demos along to
  debug some issues.
* Wed May 02 2018
- Update to version 2.9.1
  * No changelog upstream.
* Tue Mar 20 2018
- insert missing bzip2-devel for build in Leap 42.3
* Fri Mar 16 2018
- Change xorg-x11-devel --> pkgconfig(x11)
* Tue Jan 09 2018
- Update to version 2.9
  * The `ftbench' demo program has a new test for opening a new
    face and loading some glyphs.
  * The `ftbench' demo program has a new option `-j' to specify
    the last glyph index to be used in the tests.
  * The `ftgrid' demo program has a new option `-n' to suppress
    display of named instances of variation fonts.
  * The `ttdebug' demo program can now show a stack trace (key `K')
    and switch between hexadecimal and decimal display of integers
    (key `I').
* Mon Sep 18 2017
- Update to version 2.8.1
  * The ftgrid demo program can now toggle the display of grid lines
    with the G key.
  * The ftgrid demo program can toggle a different set of colors
    (suitable to color-blind people) with the C key.
  * The ftgrid demo program now supports the -e command line option
    to select a cmap.
  * The ftdump demo program has a new command line option -t to
    output the SFNT table list.
* Mon May 15 2017
- A mode to display  light auto-hinting with sub-pixel positioning
  has been added to `ftdiff'.
* Mon Apr 03 2017
- Package the tools separately to avoid unnecessary dependencies
  on X11 and/or Qt5 (bsc#1031678)
* Sun Jan 01 2017
- Update to version 2.7.1
  + The `ftmulti' demo program can now switch engines with key `H'.
  + The `ftstring' demo program can now show some built-in,
    non-latin sample strings (to be selected with the TAB key).
  + The `ftview' demo program can now switch between a font's
    charmaps using the TAB key.
- Remove ftinspect-library.patch, merged upstream.
* Tue Sep 20 2016
- Also build ftinspect
* Fri Sep 09 2016
- update to version 2.7:
  + Sync with freetype 2.7
* Fri Jul 08 2016
- Update to version 2.6.4:
  + Sync with freetype 2.6.4.
* Mon Mar 28 2016
- Update to version 2.6.3
  * The `ftgamma' demo  program has been modernized;  the gamma grid
    display has been moved from `ftview' to this program.
  * It is now possible to  cycle through the available LCD filtering
* Sun Nov 29 2015
- Update to version 2.6.2
  * The ftstring  demo program  now supports  sub-pixel rendering;
    use key l to cycle through the LCD modes.
  * The ftstring  demo program now supports  colour rendering; use
    the space key to cycle through various colour combinations.
  * The graphical demo programs now use a default gamma value of 1.8
    (instead of 1.2).
* Fri Oct 23 2015
- no longer conflict dtc, flattened device tree tools are named
  to no longer clash with ft2demos binaries since dtc 1.4
* Sun Oct 04 2015
- Update to version 2.6.1.
* Thu Jun 11 2015
- Update to version 2.6
  * ftgrid can now display GX and MM fonts.
  * Anti-aliasing rendering  modes can now be  selected (with keys
    F5 and F6).
  * The display of point numbers can be toggled with key `D'.
  * ftdump now display information on MM and GX variation axes.
  * ftmulti can now handle up  to six MM  or GX axes.
- Refresh overflow.patch
* Tue Jun 09 2015
- Merge with the version 2.5.5 from openSUSE:Factory
- Removed patches:
  * CVE-2014-9656.patch
  * CVE-2014-9657.patch
  * CVE-2014-9658.patch
  * CVE-2014-9659.patch
  * CVE-2014-9660.patch
  * CVE-2014-9661.patch
  * CVE-2014-9662.patch
  * CVE-2014-9663.patch
  * CVE-2014-9664.patch
  * CVE-2014-9665.patch
  * CVE-2014-9666.patch
  * CVE-2014-9667.patch
  * CVE-2014-9668.patch
  * CVE-2014-9669.patch
  * CVE-2014-9670.patch
  * CVE-2014-9671.patch
  * CVE-2014-9672.patch
  * CVE-2014-9673.patch
  * CVE-2014-9674.patch
  * CVE-2014-9675.patch
  - Integrated in the 2.5.5 release
- Modified patches:
  * don-t-mark-libpng-as-required-library.patch
  * bugzilla-308961-cmex-workaround.patch
  * freetype2-subpixel.patch
  * freetype2-bitmap-foundry.patch
  * overflow.patch
  - Adapt to the new version of sources