mozilla problems

Joe Marcus Clarke marcus at
Sat Mar 29 14:43:57 PST 2003

On Sat, 2003-03-29 at 17:38, Matt wrote:
> On 29 Mar 2003 17:21:15 -0500, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote
> > 
> > More than likely, the problem has to do with fontconfig.  Can you set
> > FC_DEBUG to 1023 in your environment, then run Mozilla, and send me the
> > output?  Thanks.
> > 
> I tried moving the .fonts out of the way and this did not make any difference.
> However I just managed to fix it before I read your reply about the debug.
> What I did was rm /usr/X11R6/etc/fonts/fonts.conf and ~/.fonts.cache-1 and cd
> /usr/ports/x11-fonts/x11-fontconfig && make install clean FORCE_PKG_REGISTER=yes

Most likely removing the ~/.fonts.cache since the former shouldn't have
changed unless you edited it yourself.

> After restarting X mozilla then worked as normal. I have no idea which step
> actually fixed it but it's working now!

Glad to hear.


> I will bear the FC_DEBUG in mind though if it ever happens to me again.
> Thanks for your help so far!
> Matt.
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