Bug#367979: x-window-system-core is broken/missing fonts.alias file?
reassign 367979 xfonts-utils
Do you still have this fonts.alias problem with current Xorg/Etch?
Note that fonts.alias files are not included in packages, they are
generated by postinst script when a new package adds some fonts. This is
why dpkg -S didn't find anything. But there have been some reports about
the postinst script failing. It might be the reason why you didn't have
a fonts.alias in the misc/ directory.
By the way, x-window-system-core does not exists anymore. I am
reassigning this bug to xfonts-utils which contains the script to