RMagick src install on Cygwin?


Has anyone had success installing RMagick on Cygwin? I’m having an issue
with RMagick seeing my fonts:

post-setup.rb: PreserveAspectRatio.rb
example returned error code 256
/usr/bin/ruby -I
/usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rmagick-1.15.7/./lib -I
/usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rmagick-1.15.7/./ext/RMagick RotateScale.rb
get_type_metrics': unable to read font/usr/share/fonts/default/TrueType/verdana.ttf’

Instead of ImageMagick, I’m using GraphicsMagick, which shouldn’t be an
issue. At one point I used both and still had trouble.

M. M. Peters wrote:

/usr/bin/ruby -I

Try this command from a shell prompt:

convert label:abcdef test.gif

If you get the “unable to read font” message, report the problem to the
ImageMagick forum.

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