Re: KDE 3.1 upgrade & fonts?
On Saturday 01 February 2003 16:22, Marco Laverdière wrote:
> Hi to all,
> Just did an upgrade du KDE 3.1 on my Debian mixed system. Everything went
> fine, except for fonts. Some carachters (like: ") now appear as little
> squares (like this: ?). This happens wether the AA fonts option is
> checked or not in the Configuration Center and wathever fonts type I
> choose. I'm using KDE in French but this doesn't seem to be the problem si
> French caracters (é, è, â, ...) appears fine.
> I know it may be a KDE specific problem, but other people who did the
> upgrade do KDE 3.1 on other distros told me that they're not experiencing
> this.. Could this be a problem with an encoding option or package
> Any help would be appreciate.
> Marco Laverdière
> Debian newbie!
I had the same problem. It was because of wrong permissions from several font
files in /usr/X11/lib/X11/font. They weren't accesible for ordinary users.
Only for root.
Check if root kan use the fonts then check the permissions.