Now after some time now after working on FreeType I am getting familiar
with the code base.
After studying the proposed projects I would like to work upon 'the
integration of VFlib's TeX format drivers into FreeType' as my the GSOC
project. I am currently studying VFlib and trying to figure out its
working. Can you please help me how should I proceed further with the

Thank You


On Fri, Feb 16, 2018 at 1:02 PM, Parth Wazurkar <>

> OK I will do that.
> Actually I thought if there was any error in my installation or not.
> Thank You
> Regards,
> Parth
> On Fri, Feb 16, 2018 at 11:51 AM, Werner LEMBERG <> wrote:
>> > I successfully compiled the example in this way:
>> > $gcc example1.c -I/home/parth/anaconda3/include/freetype2 \
>> >      -L/home/parth/anaconda3/lib -lfreetype -lm
>> >
>> > But, when I run $./a.out font sample-text for checking output it
>> > shows Segmentation fault (core dumped).  Please help.
>> The demo programs leave out all error checking for simplicity.  You
>> have to take care of that by yourself.
>> I strongly suggest that you get acquainted with (a) compiling and
>> linking in general, and (b) how to use a debugger like `gdb' or a GUI
>> front-end to it to identify the source code location where the program
>> crashed.
>> However, this mailing list is not the right place to do that, sorry.
>>     Werner
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