php5 and gd 2.0.35 (was: Re: php5 and freetype)

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Mon Jun 25 01:30:00 PDT 2007

On Jun 25, 2007, at 01:41, paul beard wrote:

> On 6/24/07, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> On Jun 25, 2007, at 01:17, paul beard wrote:
>> > On Jun 24, 2007, at 10:00 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> >
>> >> Sounds like a gd problem, not a freetype problem. I just upgraded
>> >> gd2 to 2.0.35 yesterday. Perhaps php 5.2.3 is not compatible with
>> >> it... Hmm... Let me try some things and get back to you.
>> >
>> > Maybe you're right. Seems to be OK outside of MacPorts though
>> > (built using the same instructions outside of the port
>> > infrastructure).
>> Outside of MacPorts, it may be using its own built-in version of gd,
>> unless you installed a copy of gd 2.0.35 and pointed your manual
>> install of php5 at it.....
> I couldn't say for sure. The gd2 I have is via MacPorts.

Ok. I have now had the chance to rebuild php5 5.2.3_0 with gd2  
2.0.35_0 installed, and it still succeeds, and php5 does not in fact  
end up linking against gd2. So much for my hunch. Could you please  
post your config.log? Hopefully that will give us a clue what it's  
having problems with.

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