libxft2 - FreeType-based font drawing library for X

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
Repository Ubuntu Main i386
Package name libxft2
Package version 2.2.0
Package release 3ubuntu2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 133 B
Download size 41.42 KB
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Xft provides a client-side font API for X applications, making the FreeType
font rasterizer available to X clients.  Fontconfig is used for font
specification resolution.  Where available, the RENDER extension handles
glyph drawing; otherwise, the core X protocol is used.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libxft2_2.2.0-3ubuntu2_amd64.deb 2.2.0 amd64 Ubuntu Main
libxft2 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libfontconfig1 >= 2.8.0
libfreetype6 >= 2.3.5
libx11-6 -
libxrender1 -
multiarch-support -


Type URL
Binary Package libxft2_2.2.0-3ubuntu2_i386.deb
Source Package xft

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libxft2 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libxft2



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