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Re: SOS ** completely stucked with fvwm



On Sun, Aug 18, 2002 at 02:53:26PM +0200, Imre Vida wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> i have already complained about problems starting fvwm.
> 
> Now, after restarting my system i am not able to start 
> fvwm at all any more.
> 
> 
> 
> There are two error messeges about fvwm not being able 
> to find a fontset:
>  [FVWM][GetFontSetOrFixed]: WARNING -- can't get fontset 'fixed', trying '-*-fixed-medium-r-normal-*-14-*-*-*-*-*-*-*'
>  [FVWM][GetFontSetOrFixed]: ERROR -- can't get fontset '-*-fixed-medium-r-normal-*-14-*-*-*-*-*-*-*'
> 
> The xserver /xfontsel/ does know about such fonts so they are definitely not missing
> (and the fontsever is running).
> 

Perhaps your XF86Config-4 is not correctly pointing to the font
server. My XF86Config-4 contains:

Section "Files"
    FontPath   "unix/:7100"
    FontPath   "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/misc/"
EndSection

7100 is the default port for xfs so I have no explicit option for this
in /etc/X11/fs/config


-- Mark



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