Re: XFree: "could not open default font 'fixed'"
This is something I've seen happen when X doesn't agree with glibc about
the character set.
For example, I used to have fi_FI as my LC_CTYPE. But according to
And according to /usr/lib/X11/locale/locale.alias:
(There is also a fi_FI entry without the colon, but this one overrides it.)
Setting LC_CTYPE explicitly to fi_FI.ISO8859-1 fixes it for me.
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