FS#52439 - [harfbuzz] version 1.4.1-1 broken kde5

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Zhengjun Zhang (siyanmao) - Sunday, 08 January 2017, 12:13 GMT
Last edited by Antonio Rojas (arojas) - Sunday, 08 January 2017, 13:06 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



After upgrade harfbuzz to 1.4.1-1, I could not login into KDE5.
Downgrade harfbuzz to 1.3.4-1 will solve the problem
Logs comming later.

Additional info:
* package version(s)
* config and/or log files etc.

Steps to reproduce:
0. start sddm.service
1. input password, press ok
2. X send an error means could not start kdeinit5
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Closed by  Antonio Rojas (arojas)
Sunday, 08 January 2017, 13:06 GMT
Reason for closing:  Not a bug
Comment by Zhengjun Zhang (siyanmao) - Sunday, 08 January 2017, 12:24 GMT
0. su root
1. xinit
2. run startkde


Loading stage "initial" 42
startkde: Starting up...
/usr/bin/kdeinit5: symbol lookup error: /usr/lib/libharfbuzz.so.0: undefined symbol: FT_Get_Var_Blend_Coordinates
startkde: Could not start kdeinit5. Check your installation.
Comment by Alexander Schnaidt (Namarrgon) - Sunday, 08 January 2017, 12:43 GMT
Partial updates are not supported, either rebuild your non-repo freetype2 packages or switch back to the official packages.