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Re: xfs segfaults with truetype fonts

[Martin Maciaszek - Fri, 29 Dec 2000 12:45:17 PM CST]
> On Fri, Dec 29, 2000 at 10:31:05AM -0800, Marc Martinez wrote:
> > On Fri, Dec 29, 2000 at 07:14:24AM +0100, Martin Maciaszek wrote:
> > > I want to use xfs from X4 with truetype fonts. I created a
> > > fonts.dir file with ttmkfdir and added the path with the fonts to
> > > /etc/X11/fs/config. I restarted xfs and X. Everytime I try to use
> > > one of the ttfs xfs dumps core. What can I do?
> > 
> > with X4 you don't need to run them through the font server, just make sure
> > the freetype extension is being loaded and add the directory for your
> > truetype fonts just like any other fontpath setting.
> > 
> I have a font server running for several computers, so I would
> prefer to have the fonts in one central font server.

Have you tried xfstt?  I think that's the one that adds True Type support 
to normal xfs, while xfs-tt is the one that only does True Type; could 
be mixing those up, though.

An Thi-Nguyen Le
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