Bug 84235

Summary: TTF fonts are not used
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: bIRDIE <birdie>
Component: distributionAssignee: Havoc Pennington <hp>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Brock Organ <borgan>
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Priority: medium    
Version: 8.0CC: mitr
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Hardware: athlon   
OS: Linux   
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Description bIRDIE 2003-02-13 18:13:30 UTC
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Description of problem:
Installed did not used my TTF fonts on my Windows partition

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
Install RH on a computer with existing Windows installation

Actual Results:  No TTF fonts are used

Expected Results:  It would be nice (especially with bad quality of default
fonts) to use TTF font found on existing windows partition under windows/fonts
directory (copied to the /usr/shared/fonts/ttf) in X-server

Additional info:

Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2003-02-13 21:31:10 UTC
This has been considered in the past, but decided against due to possible 
legal/technical issues.