x11-servers/xorg-vfbserver requires fonts

Dejan Lesjak dejan.lesjak at ijs.si
Sun May 20 17:57:32 UTC 2007


On Sunday 20 May 2007 19:34:51 Rong-en Fan wrote:
> It requires some x fonts installed, not just the library.
> Otherwise, it won't start and complains can not find
> the 'fixed' font.

This has always been the case (if you don't install xorg metaport). You can 
either provide the font via font server or install it locally. The new thing 
is that apart from the actual x11-fonts/font-misc-misc you need also 
x11-fonts/font-alias installed for x server to find 'fixed' font.

Dejan


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