Software library to render fonts

Current version

freetype requires the following formula to be installed:
libpng 1.6.34 Library for manipulating PNG images

Reverse dependencies

The following formulae require freetype to be installed:
fox 1.6.51 Toolkit for developing Graphical User Interfaces easily.
mscgen 0.20
pdf2image 0.53
xpdf 3.04 PDF viewer
gd 2.2.5 Graphics library to dynamically manipulate images
sdl_ttf 2.0.11_1 Library for using TrueType fonts in SDL applications
pdf2image 0.53 Convert PDFs to images
c10t 1.7 Minecraft cartography tool
dvdauthor 0.7.2 DVD-authoring toolset
fs-uae 2.8.3 Amiga emulator
openmsx 0.14.0 MSX emulator
mupen64plus 2.5 Cross-platform plugin-based N64 emulator
gubbins 2.3.1 Detect recombinations in Bacteria
oce 0.18.2 Open CASCADE Community Edition
pspp 1.0.1 Statistical analysis of sampled data (FOSS SPSS clone)
libgxps 0.2.5_2 GObject based library for handling and rendering XPS documents
libming 0.4.8 C library for generating Macromedia Flash files
minetest 0.4.16_1 Free, open source voxel game engine and game
libass 0.14.0_1 Subtitle renderer for the ASS/SSA subtitle format
gnudatalanguage 0.9.7_4 Free and open-source IDL/PV-WAVE compiler
swfmill 0.3.6 xml2swf and swf2xml processor
libbluray 1.0.2 Blu-Ray disc playback library for media players like VLC
ttfautohint 1.8.1 Auto-hinter for TrueType fonts
scummvm 2.0.0 Graphic adventure game interpreter
sdl2_ttf 2.0.14 Library for using TrueType fonts in SDL applications
fizmo 0.8.5_1 Z-Machine interpreter
xpdf 4.00 PDF viewer
gource 0.48 Version Control Visualization Tool
taisei 1.2_1 Clone of Touhou Project shoot-em-up games
graphicsmagick 1.3.28_1 Image processing tools collection
octave 4.2.2_1 High-level interpreted language for numerical computing
zbar 0.10_8 Suite of barcodes-reading tools
homebank 5.1.8_1 Manage your personal accounts at home
paps 0.6.8_1 Pango to PostScript converter
synfig 1.0.2_3 Command-line renderer
openrct2 0.1.2 Open source re-implementation of RollerCoaster Tycoon 2
mapserver 7.0.7_2 Publish spatial data and interactive mapping apps to the web
openclonk 7.0_2 Multiplayer action game
imagemagick 7.0.7-28 Tools and libraries to manipulate images in many formats
tectonic 0.1.7_3 Modernized, complete, self-contained TeX/LaTeX engine
graphviz 2.40.1 Graph visualization software from AT&T and Bell Labs
weboob 1.3_1 Web Outside of Browsers
mapnik 3.0.20 Toolkit for developing mapping applications
imlib2 1.5.1 Image loading and rendering library
cairo 1.14.12 Vector graphics library with cross-device output support
php@7.1 7.1.16_1 General-purpose scripting language

Recent formula history

Mike McQuaid freetype: remove old keg_only reasons.
FX Coudert freetype: remove without-subpixel
Chongyu Zhu freetype 2.9
Chongyu Zhu freetype 2.8.1
Chongyu Zhu freetype 2.8

Formula code at GitHub