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Re: Font uglifacation after apt-get upgrade

On Mon, 2003-05-05 at 05:31, Andreas Tille wrote:

> The result were really ugly fonts in status bars, menus (all under
> SawFish, Gnome* and most importantly in Emacs,
> which makes it nearly unusable.

Just did a re-install of a testing system, last upgraded ~Apr. 29. Here
is one interesting conffile diff from dpkg:

--- /etc/X11/fs/config  2002-04-16 08:24:31.000000000 -0400
+++ /etc/X11/fs/config.dpkg-new 2003-02-25 19:51:07.000000000 -0500
@@ -12,7 +12,7 @@
 # turn off TCP port listening (Unix domain connections are still permitted)
 no-listen = tcp
 # paths to search for fonts
-catalogue = /usr/lib/X11/fonts/misc/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/cyrillic/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/100dpi/:unscaled,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/75dpi/:unscaled,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/Type1/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/CID,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/Speedo/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/100dpi/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/75dpi/
+catalogue = /usr/lib/X11/fonts/Type1/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/CID/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/Speedo/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/misc/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/cyrillic/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/100dpi/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/75dpi/
 # in decipoints
 default-point-size = 120
 # x1,y1,x2,y2,...

No idea if this is a real change, or just the effects of my restoring
/etc before the reinstall, but it's definitely something to say
"Noooooo!!!!" to, IMO.

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