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[docs] Add PIL/freetype note for Mac OS X

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@@ -76,6 +76,15 @@ When you want to start contributing...
will be available only within this environment. Your system's
python libraries will remain intact.
+ .. note::
+ Mac OS X users may see a problem when pip installs PIL. To correct that,
+ install freetype, then do::
+ sudo ln -s /opt/local/include/freetype2 /opt/local/include/freetype
+ Once complete, re-run the pip install step to finish the installation.
#. Configure your local mozillians installation::
(venv)$ cp mozillians/settings/ mozillians/settings/

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