Bug#202717: x-ttcidfont-conf: xserver rejects truetype fontpath
hi, this mail is regarding debian bug#202717 which you reported some
* Matt Swift [Thu, 24 Jul 2003 12:02:25 -0400]:
> Package: x-ttcidfont-conf
> Version: 13
> Severity: important
> With a recent upgrade in unstable (previous upgrade done 3-4 weeks
> ago), I lost all the fonts in ttf-freefont. I've tried purging and
> reinstalling both ttf-freefont and x-ttcidfont-conf to no avail. I'm
> using xserver-xfree86 version 4.2.1-9.
> Here is what happens when you try to add the truetype font path to the
> X server.
> [beth] incoming# xset +fp /var/lib/defoma/x-ttcidfont-conf.d/dirs/TrueType
> X Error of failed request: 86
> Major opcode of failed request: 51 (X_SetFontPath)
> Serial number of failed request: 8
> Current serial number in output stream: 10
> The same error is reported on X startup (exerpt from /var/log/XFree86.0.log):
> (**) Configured Mouse: Buttons: 5
> (II) XINPUT: Adding extended input device "Configured Mouse" (type: MOUSE)
> Could not init font path element /var/lib/defoma/x-ttcidfont-conf.d/dirs/TrueType, removing from list!
> (II) Got reinsert event: reinitializing PS/2 mouse
> GetModeLine - scrn: 0 clock: 157500
does all this still happen with latest x-ttcidfont-conf version (17)? if
so, could you please provide the output of
$ ls -l /var/lib/defoma/x-ttcidfont-conf.d/dirs/TrueType
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