libfontconfig1 - generic font configuration library - runtime

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename libfontconfig1_2.11.94-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Package name libfontconfig1
Package version 2.11.94
Package release 0ubuntu1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category libs
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 127.67 KB
Installed size 512.00 KB
Fontconfig is a font configuration and customization library, which
does not depend on the X Window System. It is designed to locate
fonts within the system and select them according to requirements
specified by applications.
This package contains the runtime library needed to launch applications
using fontconfig.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libfontconfig1_2.11.94-0ubuntu1.1_i386.deb 2.11.94 i386 Ubuntu Updates Main
libfontconfig1_2.11.94-0ubuntu1.1_amd64.deb 2.11.94 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Main
libfontconfig1_2.11.94-0ubuntu1_i386.deb 2.11.94 i386 Ubuntu Main
libfontconfig1 - - -


Name Value
fontconfig-config = 2.11.94-0ubuntu1
libc6 >= 2.14
libexpat1 >= 2.0.1
libfreetype6 >= 2.2.1


Name Value
libfontconfig -


Type URL
Binary Package libfontconfig1_2.11.94-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Source Package fontconfig

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libfontconfig1 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libfontconfig1




2016-04-03 - Gunnar Hjalmarsson <>
fontconfig (2.11.94-0ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium
* New upstream release (LP: #1556457)
- Fixes blurry fonts regression from previous upload (LP: #1566651)
* d/p/0001-Revert-Bug-73291-poppler-does-not-show-fl-ligature.patch,
- Dropped, applied in new release
* Bump freetype build dep to 2.5.1 as per
* Drop gperf build dep again, not necessary any more.
2016-04-04 - Gunnar Hjalmarsson <>
fontconfig (2.11.1-0ubuntu9) xenial; urgency=medium
* debian/control:
- Add gperf to build dependencies
- Bump FreeType build dependency version to 2.5.1
[ Mingye Wang ]
* debian/patches/0002-demilight.patch:
- Handle Demilight sensibly (LP: #1556457)
2016-03-01 - Iain Lane <>
fontconfig (2.11.1-0ubuntu8) xenial; urgency=medium
* Make things depend on ≥ version-of-libfontconfig1-they-were-built-with, so
that on new releases the library is upgraded before its rdeps. (LP:
2016-02-10 - Sebastien Bacher <>
fontconfig (2.11.1-0ubuntu7) xenial; urgency=medium
* debian/
- include fontconfig.log in the bug reports to try to get more info
on some of the xenial upgrade issues
2015-01-19 - Iain Lane <>
fontconfig (2.11.1-0ubuntu6) vivid; urgency=medium
* 0001-Revert-Bug-73291-poppler-does-not-show-fl-ligature.patch: Now poppler
is fixed, revert the alias of TeX Gyre Termes to Times. (LP: #1379375)
2014-12-05 - Adam Conrad <>
fontconfig (2.11.1-0ubuntu5) vivid; urgency=medium
* Merge changes from Debian 2.11.0-6.1 and 2.11.0-6.2:
[ Don Armstrong ]
* Switch to noawait triggers to allow self-triggering; will still need
Breaks from dpkg to resolve this (closes: #768599)
* Add Pre-Depends on dpkg to allow for noawait just in case this gets
backported to squeeze.
[ Andreas Barth ]
* Add dh-autoreconf to support ppc64el. Closes: #748378
2014-12-03 - Brian Murray <>
fontconfig (2.11.1-0ubuntu4) vivid; urgency=medium
* No change rebuild to get debug symbols on all architectures.
2014-06-24 - Martin Pitt <>
fontconfig (2.11.1-0ubuntu3) utopic; urgency=medium
* Merge from Debian 2.11.0-2:
- 03_locale_c.utf8.patch: based on a patch from Martin Dickopp. Treat
C.UTF-8 and C.utf8 locales as built in the C library.
Closes: #717423.
2014-06-19 - Matthias Klose <>
fontconfig (2.11.1-0ubuntu2) utopic; urgency=medium
* Make libfontconfig1-dev Multi-Arch: same.
2014-06-09 - Iain Lane <>
fontconfig (2.11.1-0ubuntu1) utopic; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
* Pass --enable-static to continue building the static library since the
default changed in this release.
* 0001-Bug-73291-poppler-does-not-show-fl-ligature.patch: Drop, applied
upstream in this release.

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