Hi Graham,

Sorry for the delayed reply.

On Wednesday, 31 January 2018 5:23 PM, Graham Inggs wrote:
> I saw this message in bug #887595 [1] and thought it would be relevant here:
> On Tue, Jan 23, 2018 at 11:56:38AM +0000, Hugh McMaster wrote:
>> Also note that the Freetype2 developers no longer recommend using
>>     #include <freetype2/ft2build.h>
>> in source files (which was the intent of my patch). The following should be
>> used instead:
>>     #include <ft2build.h>
>>     #include FT_FREETYPE_H
>> Developers would then use either freetype-config or pkg-config to
>> obtain the cflags etc.
> Hugh, do you have a reference for the above?

The freetype-2.8 API reference shows this #include usage.  Look at the 
provided with libfreetype6-dev in 
particulary Tutorial #1 and Example #1.

Freetype-2.9 (the most recent upstream version) also has this information.
See [1] for information on freetype2's header inclusion scheme and [2] for the 

[1] https://www.freetype.org/freetype2/docs/reference/ft2-header_inclusion.html
[2] https://www.freetype.org/freetype2/docs/tutorial/step1.html

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