Problems with Helvetica font

Eduardo emorrasg at
Fri Nov 22 11:14:45 UTC 2013

El Fri, 22 Nov 2013 11:21:31 +0100
Daniel Patón <d.paton.d at> escribió:
> On Fri, 22 Nov 2013 08:29:36 +0400
> Igor R <igor4ml at> wrote:
> > Have you added these fonts to X11 font path? You can do this by
> > editing /etc/X11/xorg.conf or with xset fp+ /path/to/fonts
> > Also make sure that there is file font.dir in the directory with
> > fonts. If there is no such file you can make it with mkfontdir
> > command.
> NOW PERFECT WITH xset +fp /usr/local/lib/X11/fonts/75dpi/
> The question is why during the installation this is not produce
> automatically

It's produced automatically. I had a similar problem (corruption of
font path) when I used Putty with Ximg, since that, all my fonts path
become corrupted in FreeBSD and I must repair them.

> Many thanks

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