Control: reassign -1 libfontforge-dev
Control: forwarded -1

Johannes Schauer <> writes:

> Hi,
> On Tue, 11 Oct 2016 17:55:28 +0530 Vasudev Kamath <> 
> wrote:
>> pdf2htmlex FTBFS with new version of fontforge (currently in experimental).
>> Below is the snippet of log showing the error.
>> [...]
>> /usr/bin/cc   -I/<<BUILDDIR>>/pdf2htmlex-0.14.6+ds/src 
>> -I/usr/include/poppler -I/usr/include/fontforge  -g -O2 
>> -fdebug-prefix-map=/<<BUILDDIR>>/pdf2htmlex-0.14.6+ds=. 
>> -fstack-protector-strong -Wformat -Werror=format-security -Wdate-time 
>> -D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2  -Wall   -o CMakeFiles/pdf2htmlEX.dir/src/util/ffw.c.o   
>> -c /<<BUILDDIR>>/pdf2htmlex-0.14.6+ds/src/util/ffw.c
>> In file included from /usr/include/fontforge/baseviews.h:30:0,
>>                  from /<<BUILDDIR>>/pdf2htmlex-0.14.6+ds/src/util/ffw.c:17:
>> /usr/include/fontforge/ffglib.h:27:18: fatal error: glib.h: No such file or 
>> directory
>>  #include <glib.h>
>> [...]
>> It looks like missing dependency on glib development headers.
> indeed but as far as I can see from the log, the file that includes glib.h is
> /usr/include/fontforge/ffglib.h, no? Thus, it is not pdf2htmlex that is 
> missing
> the dependency but the package containing ffglib.h.

Indeed, my bad I did not notice clearly the file of origin in the error
message. I'm reassigning the bug back to fontforge and have also
forwarded it to upstream.


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