Re: XFCE4 No Longer Displaying 3rd-Party Fonts.

From: Guido Falsi via ports <ports_at_freebsd.org>
Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 18:26:40 +0200
On 13/07/21 17:55, Janky Jay, III wrote:
> Hi Guido,
> 
> On 7/13/21 9:51 AM, Guido Falsi via ports wrote:
>> On 13/07/21 17:34, Guido Falsi via ports wrote:
>>> On 13/07/21 16:04, Janky Jay, III wrote:
>>>>       When I open Mousepad, there are a couple additional fonts (that
>>>> must
>>>> come with the application?) such as Sans, Serif and Serto but,
>>>> again, no
>>>> other fonts such as the Artwiz, Terminus, Caladea, Liberation, etc...
>>>>
>>>
>>> I do see some more fonts there and in other programs. I'm going to
>>> make a test and install an additional font from ports and see if it
>>> appears.
>>>
>>
>> Ddd a quick test, installed the terminus-ttf font from ports and it is
>> present and usable in bot xfce4-terminal and mousepad here.
>>
>> This is "can't reproduce" kind of reply. But it could indicate it's
>> some local env problem.
>>
>> I'm sorry I don't have any further insight to share.
>>
>      This is more than helpful, thanks! I may just wipe out my local
> configs and see if that fixes the issue. If it does, I'll  run a diff
> against the old and new to see what the differences are and what may be
> the culprit. Thanks again!

As I said, create a new test user and start fresh with that, no need to 
wipe out files for a test.

Anyway do backup them in some way, or at least leverage file system 
snapshots.

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Guido Falsi <mad_at_madpilot.net>
Received on Tue Jul 13 2021 - 16:26:40 UTC

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