Re: need help with font problem in viewmol (boxes still... :( )
On Tue, Oct 30, 2001 at 11:40:01PM +1100, Drew Parsons wrote:
> Hmm, I did have some idle settings in ~/.xResources, setting defaults fonts
> for emacs and xmgrace. I don't appear to need them anymore, so I wiped the
> file clean, and restarted X with startx. But it still didn't help. The
> boxes remain. Which other resources should I be careful about? I don't
> think I've consciously changed the ones in /etc/X11/Xresources or
> /etc/X11/app-defaults from their default values.
Damn, I solved the problem. The one change I did make to my X
configuration, which was niggling at the back of my mind, was when I changed
the fixed font (in /etc/X11/fonts/misc/xfonts-base.alias) to default to
ISO10646-1 encoding to help the transition to UTF-8, instead of ISO8859-1.
And this was precisely the problem.
Changing fixed back to ISO8859-1 restores the lesstif applications.
(I only really need the ISO10646-1 font for xterm, so I've now got that
working properly by putting
Thanks for your help in guiding my mind to the right solution!
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