Check in your X11 font directories. Are the fonts compressed or gzipped
(*.Z or *.gz)? Depending on the vintage of your server, it may be
expecting *.Z fonts. (XFree < 3.3 and commercial ones earlier than
August of this year or so.) You can work around by ungzipping them and
then compressing them if this is your problem.
Else I'd suspect a misconfigured fontserver if you'r using one of those.
Jeremy Blonde wrote:
> Well, I was able to get my modem working just fine. Thanks for all the help
> everyone provided. But now I've got another problem. When I start xwindows
> (using startx) it begins to load and then quits saying it couldn't load
> fonts and connect to the unix server. I'll include the error messages in an
> email later so that you can see what I'm saying. As before, if anyone has
> found a article that has worked for them, could you point me to it? (I've
> read the ones on the debian.org and linux.org) Or if you know what's
> happening, I'd appreciate your help.
> Thanks in advance,
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