UPPs, the branch name is a bit ... misleading ...
Since at the moment I have no access to another OS than Windows and the existing code in
Switching to FreeType rendering not only enables
There is one minor drawback on Windows: FontConfiguration can't delete the temporary font files it creates during rendering. I think Pango keeps the file handles open (until the Python process is finished), couldn't find a way to persuade it to let them go...
FontConfig and PangoFT2 not only require the proper libraries but also a working font configuration.
Maybe on Nix it never happens that those config files are missing, but Tom Schoonjans' GTK3 Runtime, recommended in the WeasyPrint docs Installing on Windows, though installing all required DLLs, doesn't create the
Lucky me having Inkscape installed with an appropriate
That's why (besides trying and catching
I tried to support the fontconfig library with an
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That's a good idea.
Great! It would be a good idea in the future to find how to avoid crashes with font-size: 0, but that's another story. There were crashes on Unix too, but they were avoided by fed326d.
That's not the first time we hit this problem, I'm not sure there's a solution.
(tschoonj/GTK-for-Windows-Runtime-Environment-Installer#14 for the record)
I merge and I'll try to make sure that it doesn't hurt other OSes and Windows users with no usable FontConfig.
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