Bug 169021 - Latest XFree86 errata corrupt fonts
Latest XFree86 errata corrupt fonts
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 168729
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: XFree86 (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: X/OpenGL Maintenance List
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2005-09-22 05:16 EDT by Dennixx
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-23 01:18:17 EDT
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Description Dennixx 2005-09-22 05:16:37 EDT
Description of problem:

We are experiencing some problems with corrupted fonts since the latest XFree86

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


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Login on a system which has the latest errara applied.
2. Make sure the xfs server has been restarted since the installation of the
latest errata.
3. run 'xfontsel' and select -*-courier-*-r-*-*-0-*-*-*-*-*-*-*
 or -b&h-luxi sans-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*
Actual results:

The characters seem to be printed on top of eachother.

Expected results:

clean characters

Additional info:

Could this be related to bug 168729 ??
Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2005-09-23 01:18:17 EDT
Thanks for the report.  Yep, that's the same bug.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 168729 ***

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