[Vm-dev] New Cog builds available: included Freetype plugin on macs by default

Stefan Marr squeak at stefan-marr.de
Wed Jul 6 16:11:09 UTC 2011

On 06 Jul 2011, at 16:23, Igor Stasenko wrote:
>> Igor: if I understand correctly, there is something extra we should do now while building the VM (this stuff about FT2Plugin). Since Pharo does not use FT2Plugin by default since Pharo 1.0 what abut letting the default plugins as easier as possible for people trying to build VMs?  for those that want FT2Plugin then they can easily do it. Even Hudson can be configured to do:
> you don't want freetype plugin to be there by default in configs?
> Okay, i will change that.

The FT2Plugin is the one necessary for using monospaced fonts from my system, right?
I need mono-spaced fonts to not get even more crazy, so please consider my vote for making it a default plugin.


Stefan Marr
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