Closed Bug 1411005 Opened 2 years ago Closed 2 years ago

Update Harfbuzz to 1.6.3


(Core :: Graphics: Text, defect)

Not set



Tracking Status
firefox58 --- fixed


(Reporter: tjr, Assigned: RyanVM)



(Whiteboard: [third-party-lib-audit])


(1 file, 2 obsolete files)

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Harfbuzz is currently at version 1.6.0 in mozilla-central, and the latest version of the library released is 1.6.1. 

I fetched the latest version of the library from
Assignee: nobody → ryanvm
No longer depends on: 1393375
No, let's not take this -- 1.6.1 has a serious bug. 1.6.2 should be out any time now....
Summary: Update Harfbuzz to 1.6.1 → Update Harfbuzz to 1.6.2
Comment on attachment 8921204 [details] [diff] [review]
update harfbuzz to version 1.6.1

Roger that.
Attachment #8921204 - Attachment is obsolete: true
Attachment #8921204 - Flags: review?(jfkthame)
Attached patch update harfbuzz to version 1.6.2 (obsolete) — Splinter Review
This time with feeling.

I'll obviously wait until the Try push looks good before pushing in the event that this gets r+ in the mean time.
Attachment #8921210 - Flags: review?(jfkthame)
Flags: needinfo?(jfkthame)
Attachment #8921210 - Flags: review?(jfkthame)
Yes, I can reproduce failures locally with this patch. Not yet sure what's broken but something is clearly amiss. Will try to investigate...
Flags: needinfo?(jfkthame)
OK, I've got a couple of PRs open upstream:

We shouldn't take the new harfbuzz version until these are resolved. (I expect there'll be a 1.6.3 sometime soon...)
Summary: Update Harfbuzz to 1.6.2 → Update Harfbuzz to 1.6.3
Comment on attachment 8922484 [details] [diff] [review]
update harfbuzz to version 1.6.3

Review of attachment 8922484 [details] [diff] [review]:

Third time's a charm.
Attachment #8922484 - Flags: review?(jfkthame) → review+
Pushed by
Update Harfbuzz to version 1.6.3. r=jfkthame
Closed: 2 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla58
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