Bug 120542 - make xconfig show gibberish fonts
Summary: make xconfig show gibberish fonts
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: qt (Show other bugs)
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Ngo Than
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Reported: 2004-04-10 09:20 UTC by Knut J BJuland
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-04-22 12:24:05 UTC
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screen shot of make xconfig with unreadable fonts (175.33 KB, image/jpeg)
2004-04-16 14:05 UTC, Knut J BJuland
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Description Knut J BJuland 2004-04-10 09:20:38 UTC
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Description of problem:
When I use make xconfig it shows gibbersih fonts instead off a normal
readable fonts like make gconfig do. Ii showes boxed and symbols even
thoug I have installed all fonts in fedora core 2 test 2.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kernel-source from updates and development fedora

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. make xconfig

Actual Results:  make xconfig show a font like symbol

Expected Results:  make xconfig should use a font like arial or fixed.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Arjan van de Ven 2004-04-10 09:23:04 UTC
do other QT apps work ?

Comment 2 Knut J BJuland 2004-04-16 14:04:04 UTC
Kde work fine, make xconfig show a worng fonts boxes and stars instead
off character like. I have include a screen shoot of make xconfig
along with kde.

Comment 3 Knut J BJuland 2004-04-16 14:05:18 UTC
Created attachment 99481 [details]
screen shot of make xconfig with unreadable fonts

make gconfig work

Comment 4 Ngo Than 2004-04-21 15:34:12 UTC
strange, i cannot reproduce this problem with FC2test2. it works for me.

Does the other qt apps (designer, qtconfig) have this problem?

Comment 5 Knut J BJuland 2004-04-21 17:51:30 UTC
Other qt apps works okay, perhaps I am missing a font. Could you tell
me which font make xconfig need. 

Comment 6 Ngo Than 2004-04-22 12:24:05 UTC
it shoubd be Sans, qconf just uses the default Qt font which you could
change with qtconfig!

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