[MPlayer-dev-eng] Fontconfig support not working as expected

ismail (cartman) donmez ismail.donmez at boun.edu.tr
Thu Dec 11 03:48:33 CET 2003

Quoting Arwed von Merkatz <v.merkatz at gmx.net>:

> run mplayer -fontconfig -font Arial
> Alex added the -fontconfig switch to allow usage of font files with a
> fontconfig enabled mplayer.

Thanx . Working now!

> Shouldn't it default to fontconfig? The whole point of using fontconfig
> is that the user shouldn't have to care about fonts, so having to enable
> fontconfig usage feels wrong to me.

-fontconfig is useless imho too.


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