Bug 196462 - [CHANGE-REQUEST] XFT support for x11/xdm
Summary: [CHANGE-REQUEST] XFT support for x11/xdm
Status: Closed FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Ports & Packages
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Individual Port(s) (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Some People
Assignee: freebsd-x11 (Nobody)
Depends on:
Reported: 2015-01-03 14:42 UTC by Account Removed
Modified: 2017-01-14 05:30 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

See Also:

x11/xdm (1.54 KB, patch)
2015-01-03 14:42 UTC, Account Removed
mike.d.ft402: maintainer-approval? (x11)
Details | Diff
x11/xdm: portlint (450 bytes, text/plain)
2015-01-03 14:43 UTC, Account Removed
no flags Details
x11/xdm: poudriere (42.23 KB, text/plain)
2015-01-03 14:46 UTC, Account Removed
no flags Details

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Description Account Removed 2015-01-03 14:42:29 UTC
Created attachment 151287 [details]

The patch adds support for antialiased fonts in login screen.
Comment 1 Account Removed 2015-01-03 14:43:06 UTC
Created attachment 151288 [details]
x11/xdm: portlint
Comment 2 Account Removed 2015-01-03 14:46:25 UTC
Created attachment 151289 [details]
x11/xdm: poudriere
Comment 3 Account Removed 2016-10-18 16:31:36 UTC
Comment 4 Vincent 2016-12-13 05:40:03 UTC
Faced the same issue and would really like to see it coming.
Comment 5 Account Removed 2017-01-12 19:20:53 UTC
Comment on attachment 151287 [details]

It's been a year! Come on!
Comment 6 Baptiste Daroussin freebsd_committer 2017-01-13 22:02:01 UTC
The patch is wrong at first glance it should just activate xft via --with-xft rather than patching
Comment 7 Baptiste Daroussin freebsd_committer 2017-01-13 22:25:35 UTC
I have modified the port to support XFT by default along with other modification/cleanup
Comment 8 commit-hook freebsd_committer 2017-01-13 22:25:49 UTC
A commit references this bug:

Author: bapt
Date: Fri Jan 13 22:24:44 UTC 2017
New revision: 431428
URL: https://svnweb.freebsd.org/changeset/ports/431428

  Add support for xft (on by default) [1]
  Move the authdir to were is belong: /var/db/xdm and set it via the configure script
  instead of a ugly symlink
  Use @postunexec

  PR:		196462
  Reported by:	Michael Danilov (mike.d.ft402@gmail.com)

Comment 9 Vincent 2017-01-14 05:30:52 UTC
thx that works for me, as I always turned it on.