Debian Bug report logs - #661987
sdl-ttf2.0: TTF_RenderGlyph_Shaded is broken

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Package: sdl-ttf2.0; Maintainer for sdl-ttf2.0 is Debian SDL packages maintainers <>;

Reported by: "Ying-Chun Liu (PaulLiu)" <>

Date: Sat, 3 Mar 2012 10:03:01 UTC

Severity: normal

Tags: upstream

Found in version 2.0.11-1

Fixed in version sdl-ttf2.0/2.0.11-2

Done: (Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo)

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Report forwarded to, Debian SDL packages maintainers <>:
Bug#661987; Package sdl-ttf2.0. (Sat, 03 Mar 2012 10:03:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to "Ying-Chun Liu (PaulLiu)" <>:
New Bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to Debian SDL packages maintainers <>. (Sat, 03 Mar 2012 10:03:07 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: "Ying-Chun Liu (PaulLiu)" <>
Subject: sdl-ttf2.0: TTF_RenderGlyph_Shaded is broken
Date: Sat, 03 Mar 2012 18:01:28 +0800
[Message part 1 (text/plain, inline)]
Package: sdl-ttf2.0
Severity: normal
Version: 2.0.11-1

Dear Maintainer,

TTF_RenderGlyph_Shaded() is broken. I wrote a small program to reproduce
the bug. Please read the attachment for the program.

This bug has been reported to the upstream and there is a patch to fix
this bug. Please read
I report it here just for easier tracking.

Yours Sincerely,
Paul Liu

-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 3.2.0-1-686-pae (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=ja_JP.utf8, LC_CTYPE=ja_JP.utf8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages libsdl-ttf2.0-0 depends on:
ii  libc6              2.13-26
ii  libfreetype6       2.4.8-1
ii  libsdl1.2debian    1.2.15-1
ii  multiarch-support  2.13-26
ii  zlib1g             1:1.2.6.dfsg-1

libsdl-ttf2.0-0 recommends no packages.

libsdl-ttf2.0-0 suggests no packages.

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                                PaulLiu (劉穎駿)
E-mail: Ying-Chun Liu (PaulLiu) <>
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Set Bug forwarded-to-address to ''. Request was from "Ying-Chun Liu (PaulLiu)" <> to (Sat, 03 Mar 2012 10:21:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Added tag(s) upstream. Request was from "Ying-Chun Liu (PaulLiu)" <> to (Sat, 03 Mar 2012 10:21:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Reply sent to (Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo):
You have taken responsibility. (Sat, 03 Mar 2012 17:27:14 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Notification sent to "Ying-Chun Liu (PaulLiu)" <>:
Bug acknowledged by developer. (Sat, 03 Mar 2012 17:27:14 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #14 received at (full text, mbox):

From: (Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo)
Subject: Bug#661987: fixed in sdl-ttf2.0 2.0.11-2
Date: Sat, 03 Mar 2012 17:24:35 +0000
Source: sdl-ttf2.0
Source-Version: 2.0.11-2

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
sdl-ttf2.0, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to main/s/sdl-ttf2.0/libsdl-ttf2.0-0_2.0.11-2_amd64.deb
  to main/s/sdl-ttf2.0/libsdl-ttf2.0-dev_2.0.11-2_amd64.deb
  to main/s/sdl-ttf2.0/sdl-ttf2.0_2.0.11-2.debian.tar.gz
  to main/s/sdl-ttf2.0/sdl-ttf2.0_2.0.11-2.dsc

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo <> (supplier of updated sdl-ttf2.0 package)

(This message was generated automatically at their request; if you
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Format: 1.8
Date: Sat, 03 Mar 2012 15:46:34 +0000
Source: sdl-ttf2.0
Binary: libsdl-ttf2.0-0 libsdl-ttf2.0-dev
Architecture: source amd64
Version: 2.0.11-2
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Debian SDL packages maintainers <>
Changed-By: Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo <>
 libsdl-ttf2.0-0 - TrueType Font library for Simple DirectMedia Layer 1.2, libraries
 libsdl-ttf2.0-dev - TrueType Font library for Simple DirectMedia Layer 1.2, developme
Closes: 405378 661987
 sdl-ttf2.0 (2.0.11-2) unstable; urgency=low
   * Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (no changes needed)
   * Depend on debhelper>=9~
     - Remove lintian warning
       package-needs-versioned-debhelper-build-depends 9
   * Add lintian override for the slightly different name libSDL-ttf-2.0-0
   * Use "dh_autoreconf --as-needed" in debian/rules
   * Change debian/copyright format URI to
   * Added patch for "TTF_RenderGlyph_Shaded is broken" (Closes: #661987), thanks
     Ying-Chun Liu (PaulLiu) for the report and pointing to the fix.
   * Added patch for "Lack of error reporting for glyph rendering errors"
     (Closes: #405378), thanks Kevin Locke for the report and providing the the
     fix (accepted upstream already).
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