[packman] [PM] vlc 0.9.1-0.pm.0 (openSUSE 11.0/x86_64)

Quentin Denis quentin.denis at gmail.com
Sat Aug 30 00:20:35 CEST 2008

done! I've added freefont as recommendation.

Well, usually a packager should keep informed about the packages he maintains 
(devel mailinglists,...) but on this one I have to admit that it's thanks to 
Andrea Florio! ;)


Am Freitag 29 August 2008 16:56:58 schrieb Christian Morales Vega:
> By default it tries to render subtitles with
> /usr/share/fonts/truetype/freefont/FreeSerifBold.ttf font, and if
> isn't found it defaults to something really bad (part of subtitles
> render out of screen!!).
> The font is available in freefont package from openSUSE (at least 11.0)
> but: - freefont isn't required, recommended or suggested by vlc package -
> openSUSE freefont package has the font in
> /usr/share/fonts/truetype/FreeSerifBold.ttf instead of
> /usr/share/fonts/truetype/freefont/FreeSerifBold.ttf.
> pd. I have always been impressed by how you archieve to have always
> the latest versions in no time... but how did you know about vlc 0.9.1
> when isn't announced in the homepage and
> http://download.videolan.org/pub/videolan/vlc/lastest/ still points to
> the old version???
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