Re: Fonts disappeared
On Monday 04 April 2005 04:13 am, Adeodato Simó wrote:
> * Charles Logan [Mon, 04 Apr 2005 00:37:50 -0500]:
> > With the last upgraded packages for Sarge that included The X system,
> > kde lost many of it's common fonts in the 100dpi, 75dpi, etc. For
> > example, the Helvetica fonts show up in the control center as installed
> > and available, but aren't listed in the font settings of any apps. There
> > were some kde packages upgrades in this last batch as well, but I'm not
> > where I can see what they were at the moment. Anyone else experience
> > this, or is it a local snafu on my end?
> Did you upgrade fontconfig too? There have been several changes in the
> configuration introduced in the 2.3.x series, so it could be that.
> dpkg-reconfigure fontconfig?
And, be sure to answer that you want to enable bitmapped fonts. The default
is to disable them. You had probably edited /etc/fonts/local.conf to enable
them, but fontconfig now uses some other method.