libfreetype6 - Shared libraries for a free and portable TrueType font rendering engine

Property Value
Distribution Mageia 6.0
Repository Mageia Tainted i586
Package name libfreetype6
Package version 2.7.1
Package release 2.mga6.tainted
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Installed size 658.08 KB
Download size 301.40 KB
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The FreeType2 engine is a free and portable TrueType font rendering
engine.  It has been developed to provide TT support to a great
variety of platforms and environments. Note that FreeType2 is a
library, not a stand-alone application, though some utility
applications are included
This package is in the "tainted" section because it has subpixel hinting
enabled which is covered by software patents.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libfreetype6-2.7.1-2.2.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm 2.7.1 i586 Mageia Tainted Updates
libfreetype6-2.7.1-2.2.mga6.i586.rpm 2.7.1 i586 Mageia Core Updates
libfreetype6-2.7.1-2.1.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm 2.7.1 i586 Mageia Tainted Updates
libfreetype6-2.7.1-2.1.mga6.i586.rpm 2.7.1 i586 Mageia Core Updates
libfreetype6-2.7.1-2.mga6.i586.rpm 2.7.1 i586 Mageia Core
libfreetype6 - - -


Name Value - - - - - - - - - -


Name Value
freetype2 == 2.7.1-2.mga6.tainted -
libfreetype6 == 2.7.1-2.mga6.tainted
libfreetype6(x86-32) == 2.7.1-2.mga6.tainted


Name Value
freetype2 -


Type URL
Binary Package libfreetype6-2.7.1-2.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm
Source Package freetype2-2.7.1-2.mga6.tainted.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable Mageia Tainted repository on "Install and Remove Software"
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install libfreetype6 rpm package:
    # urpmi libfreetype6




2017-04-29 - luigiwalser <luigiwalser> 2.7.1-2.mga6
+ Revision: 1098077
- add upstream patches to fix CVE-2017-8105 and CVE-2017-8287
2016-12-30 - luigiwalser <luigiwalser> 2.7.1-1.mga6.tainted
+ Revision: 1078736
- 2.7.1
2016-09-14 - akien <akien> 2.7-1.1.mga6.tainted
+ Revision: 1052934
- Rebuild for tainted
2016-09-14 - tv <tv> 2.7-1.mga6
+ Revision: 1052890
- new version
2016-08-29 - ghibo <ghibo> 2.6.5-2.mga6.tainted
+ Revision: 1049431
- Fix include path of ftoption.h in SPEC file for perl regexp (fixes bug #19263).
2016-07-12 - luigiwalser <luigiwalser> 2.6.5-1.mga6
+ Revision: 1041270
- 2.6.5
2016-02-09 - luigiwalser <luigiwalser> 2.6.3-1.mga6.tainted
+ Revision: 952945
- 2.6.3
2015-12-01 - tv <tv> 2.6.2-1.mga6
+ Revision: 907452
- new release
- drop support for PPC
2015-10-06 - fwang <fwang> 2.6.1-1.mga6.tainted
+ Revision: 886572
- fix file list
- 2.6.1
2015-08-22 - akien <akien> 2.6-2.mga6
+ Revision: 868033
- Rebuild for gcc 5.2.1

See Also

Package Description
libfreetype6-devel-2.7.1-2.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm Header files and static library for development with FreeType2
libfreetype6-static-devel-2.7.1-2.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm Static libraries for programs which will use the FreeType2 library
libgbm1-17.1.4-1.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm Files for Mesa (gbm libs)
libgbm1-devel-17.1.4-1.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm Development files for Mesa (gbm libs)
libglapi0-17.1.4-1.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm Files for mesa (glapi libs)
libglapi0-devel-17.1.4-1.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm Development files for glapi libs
libgpac-devel-0.6.1-4.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm Development headers and library for gpac
libgpac6-0.6.1-4.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm GPAC shared library
libgstbadaudio1.0_0-1.10.3-1.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm Libraries for GStreamer streaming-media framework
libgstbadbase1.0_0-1.10.3-1.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm Libraries for GStreamer streaming-media framework
libgstbadvideo1.0_0-1.10.3-1.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm Libraries for GStreamer streaming-media framework
libgstbasecamerabinsrc1.0_0-1.10.3-1.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm Libraries for GStreamer streaming-media framework
libgstbasevideo-devel-0.10.23-35.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm Libraries and include files for GStreamer streaming-media framework
libgstbasevideo0.10_0-0.10.23-35.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm Libraries for GStreamer streaming-media framework
libgstcodecparsers1.0_0-1.10.3-1.mga6.tainted.i586.rpm Libraries for GStreamer streaming-media framework