Gnome upgrade issue

andy at andy at
Mon Apr 26 05:37:49 PDT 2004


portversion shows:
urwfonts      =

and all XFree86 font related files are up to date.  I do not see mozilla
fonts as being installed.

How do I check to see what other fonts may be installed?


On Mon, 26 Apr 2004, Kent Stewart wrote:

> On Monday 26 April 2004 02:19 am, andy at wrote:
> > I finally got the 2.4 to 2.6 upgrade script to work.  I just have one
> > problem from the upgrade.  The application font in Mozilla
> > got corrupted.  I use a Fixed 10 pt. font as my application font, set
> > via desktop preference menu.  Now when I open Mozilla the fonts on
> > all the menus (File, edit, etc.), and dialog boxes are real big and
> > jagged, totally out of proportion.  I have never installed any fonts
> > to the base system, unless a port installs something.
> >
> > I tried to make deinstall, and make reinstall the URW font but that
> > did not fix it. Did anyone else have this problem?  Is there a
> > procedure to avoid this in the future? Any advice to get the fonts
> > back to the way they were would be appreciated.
> >
> >
> What fonts do you have installed? When I upgraded Mozilla, the script
> said to delete the mozilla font because it was broken or what ever. The
> Makefile has
> BROKEN=         Mozilla${MOZ_SUFX} and Xft2 render the mozilla-fonts \
>                 illegibly. Please remove the mozilla-fonts package.
> I use Mozilla and not having font problems.
> Kent

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