[Mapserver-dev] Yanking GD 1 and Freetype 1 support from CVS version...

Paul Spencer spencer at dmsolutions.ca
Wed Apr 23 14:58:34 EDT 2003


in php one difference seems to be imagecreatetruecolor.



Steve Lime wrote:

> I'll do that. I'm just about done mucking with the configure.in script.
> Just need a
> way to differentiate GD2 from GD1. There must be a function so I need
> to read
> the docs at boutell.com. I should commit changes tonite.
> Steve
>>>>Daniel Morissette <morissette at dmsolutions.ca> 04/21/03 05:19PM >>>
> Steve Lime wrote:
>>Just as a warning, I'm planning to spend part of this evening making
> the
>>distribution dependent only
>>on GD/Freetype 2. Given the new features in MapServer AND the new
>>functionality in those libs it
>>simplifies maintenance a great deal. Lemme know if anyone see's
>>problems with this...
> ... and perhaps when you commit those changes it would be a good time
> to
> change the version information to 4.0-dev.  I don't think there were
> objections from anyone against switching the version to 4.0 for this
> upcoming release.

Paul Spencer
Applications and Software Development
DM Solutions Group Inc.

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