x11-servers/xorg-vfbserver requires fonts

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at des.no
Sun May 20 18:53:41 UTC 2007

Florent Thoumie <flz at FreeBSD.org> writes:
> Rong-en Fan <grafan at gmail.com> writes:
> > It requires some x fonts installed, not just the library.
> > Otherwise, it won't start and complains can not find
> > the 'fixed' font.
> Is it ok to only depend on fixed?

The minimal run-time dependencies for an X server, apart from libraries,
are: xorg-font-alias, xorg-font-cursor-misc, xorg-font-misc-misc,
xorg-rgb and xorg-xkbdata.  This applies to Xnest and Xvfb as well as to
"real" servers.

I'm surprised you didn't know this already...

Dag-Erling Smørgrav - des at des.no

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