[vdr] [ANNOUNCE] VDR developer version 1.5.3

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Sun Jun 10 18:27:22 CEST 2007


On 06/10/07 18:22, Rolf Ahrenberg wrote:
> On Sun, 10 Jun 2007, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> 
>> Well, it's a real pitty with the various systems putting files
>> at random places.
> 
> How about setting the FONTDIR configurable through Make.config or ever 

Will do. Apparently different systems spread their font files all
over the place. I was really hoping there would at least once be
a common place for this... :-(

> commandline switch? On my first test run of vdr-1.5.3 it kept crashing 
> without hinting that no font files could be found. It would be very 
> convenient to inform users that the required fonts are missing rather 
> than doing segmentation fault :)

This was the first step to do UTF-8.
I'll add more error handling as things mature.

Klaus



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