[vdr] [ANNOUNCE] VDR developer version 1.5.3

Ludwig Nussel ludwig.nussel at suse.de
Tue Jun 12 17:59:18 CEST 2007


Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> I'm considering compiling one font file directly into the program,
> so that, in case no external fonts can be found, it can at least
> run properly.
> 
> Can somebody suggest a freetype font that looks good, covers all
> necessary locales, and is really free, so that it can be redistributed
> with the VDR source?

What about falling back to the bitmap font vdr currently uses? It
would only be able to display ASCII but that would be sufficient to
at least start up vdr in english. OTOH you can always puts("install
true type fonts"); exit(1) :-)

cu
Ludwig

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