Re: xfs-xtt configuration
On Wed, Mar 01, 2000 at 08:59:09AM -0500, Arcady Genkin wrote:
> Ethan Benson <email@example.com> writes:
> > there is mkttfdir in fttools package.
> My new question... After I successfully generated the fonts.dir file,
> and added
> FontPath "unix/:7101"
as others have said change 7101 to 7100 and everything will be
> FontPath "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/TrueType/"
delete this, X don't speak truetype. (not till 4 anyway)
> to XF86Config, X no longer starts, and I'm seeing error messages that
> X cannot set default font path.
> Did I have to do some magic in /etc/X11/xfs/config? Here's what mine
> looks like.
> ,----[ config ]
> | # /etc/X11/xfs/config
> | #
> | # X font server configuration file
> | # allow a maximum of 10 clients to connect to this font server
> | client-limit = 10
> | # when a font server reaches its limit, start up a new one
> | clone-self = on
> | # log errors using syslog
> | use-syslog = on
> | # turn off TCP port listening (Unix domain connections are still permitted)
> | no-listen = tcp
to everyone who sugested using tcp/inet instead of unix/: this line
will prevent that from working, this is for security purposes.
> | # paths to search for fonts
> | catalogue = /usr/lib/X11/fonts/misc/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/cyrillic/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/Speedo/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/Type1/,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/100dpi/:unscaled,/usr/lib/X11/fonts/75dpi/:unscaled,/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/TrueType/
this one line nonsense is gross, hard to read, and hard to edit i
changed it to this and it worked fine:
# paths to search for fonts
catalogue = /usr/local/share/fonts/truetype/,
much better no?
> | # in decipoints
> | default-point-size = 120
> | # x1,y1,x2,y2,...
> | default-resolutions = 75,75,100,100
> | deferglyphs = all
> | # font cache control, specified in KB
> | cache-hi-mark = 2048
> | cache-low-mark = 1433
> Thanks for any input!
I did not change anything else in the xfs-xtt config file (yes its
used) and everything works fine it seems, just make sure to deDOSify
the filenames if you raid a BloatNT box.