[OpenJDK 2D-Dev] [PATCH] Refactor X11FontManager

Roman Kennke rkennke at redhat.com
Tue Feb 24 15:07:58 UTC 2015

> > We usually don't have fontconfig on AIX and it would be nice if AWT
> > would still work even without fontconfig. There are also other ancient
> > operating systems without fontconfig like for example HP UX which are
> > not currently supported by OpenJDK but by commercial licensees of the
> > OpenJDK source base.

> This means that Caciocavallo  will not work on AIX. Roman, is it expected?

Yes. If it doesn't have fontconfig, Cacio will not work. I think the
same would be true for Windows. Not sure if fontconfig can be made to
work on Windows? In any case, that's ok and expected. So far, fontconfig
is a prerequisite for Cacio.


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