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No system glib/freetype for QWebEngine on linux



  • Is is possible to build Qt (5.12.6) WebEngine on Linux without the system glib/freetype? According to the configure output they are optional but -no-glib and -qt-freetype do not have an effect.

    Qt WebEngine:
      Embedded build ......................... no
      Full debug information ................. no
      Pepper Plugins ......................... yes
      Printing and PDF ....................... yes
      Proprietary Codecs ..................... no
      Spellchecker ........................... yes
      Native Spellchecker .................... no
      WebRTC ................................. yes
      Use System Ninja ....................... no
      Geolocation ............................ yes
      WebChannel support ..................... yes
      Use v8 snapshot ........................ yes
      Kerberos Authentication ................ no
      Support qpa-xcb ........................ yes
      Use ALSA ............................... yes
      Use PulseAudio ......................... yes
      Optional system libraries used:
        re2 .................................. no
        icu .................................. no
        libwebp, libwebpmux and libwebpdemux . no
        opus ................................. no
        ffmpeg ............................... no
        libvpx ............................... no
        snappy ............................... no
        glib ................................. yes
        zlib ................................. no
        minizip .............................. no
        libevent ............................. no
        jsoncpp .............................. no
        protobuf ............................. no
        libxml2 and libxslt .................. no
        lcms2 ................................ no
        png .................................. no
        JPEG ................................. no
        harfbuzz ............................. no
        freetype ............................. yes
    

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    @SandyLocke said in No system glib/freetype for QWebEngine on linux:

    -qt-freetype

    I think this tells configure to use freetype bundled with Qt, so it does NOT disable freetype.
    Not sure how to disable both.


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