Re: type 1 fonts (without X11)? [actually not SOLVED at all
On Wednesday 20 August 2008 23:14, Adam Hardy wrote:
> Chris Bannister on 20/08/08 11:56, wrote:
> > On Mon, Aug 18, 2008 at 12:43:27AM +0100, Adam Hardy wrote:
> >> How can I get the type 1 fonts (without installing X11 which is the only
> >> way I found by searching the net)?
> >> I am using ntop which is throwing an error:
> >> Error: fontconfig: Didn't find expected font family. Perhaps URW Type 1
> >> fonts need installing? : Helvetica
> > ntop:
> > Suggests: graphviz, gsfonts
> It was in fact xfonts-75dpi or xfonts-100dpi that got some helvetica fonts
> onto my system.
> But I still have the error above.
> When I installed xfonts-75dpi, it gave me the warning:
> Setting up xfonts-75dpi (1.0.0-3) ...
> warning: /usr/lib/X11/fonts/75dpi does not exist or is not a directory
> Is it trying to say I need the whole xorg or it's not going to work?
This is a knows bug. in fontconfig, IIRC. I think that this can be
workedaround by 'touch /usr/lib/X11/fonts/75dpi'.
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