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Id: 28825
Status: resolved
Priority: 80/
Queue: Imager

Owner: TONYC [...]
Requestors: TONYC [...]

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Severity: Wishlist
Broken in: 0.60
Fixed in: (no value)

Subject: only call font initialization when using the appropriate font library
Date: Tue, 14 Aug 2007 14:45:58 +1000
To: bug-Imager [...]
From: tonyc [...]
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Currently Imager initializes all of the font libraries it has configured at start up. This is unnecessary in most cases. Instead only initialize a font library when the first font is created with that library.
fixed in Imager 0.63

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