Trouble running X after 6.9 to 7.2 upgrade on FreeBSD 6.1

Scott Robbins scottro at
Thu May 31 03:26:02 UTC 2007

On Wed, May 30, 2007 at 08:01:09PM -0500, strippe at wrote:
> I am having trouble running X, and getting the following error :
> Fatal server error:
> could not open default font 'fixed'
> X connection to :0.0 broken (explicit kill or server shutdown).
> I have attached a document including the following outputs:

The silly question--did you follow the instructions and install the meta
port?  I don't see font-alias in your list of /var/db/pkg.

Try installing font-alias and see if it fixes the issue.  


Scott Robbins

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