Bug 183971 - tries to load -*-luxi sans-*-r-*-*-17-*-*-*-*-*-*-* as default font which does not exist on FC5T3
Summary: tries to load -*-luxi sans-*-r-*-*-17-*-*-*-*-*-*-* as default font which doe...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xosd
Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ville Skyttä
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: FE6Target
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-03-04 11:15 UTC by Christian Herzog
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2006-04-12 19:38:45 UTC

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Description Christian Herzog 2006-03-04 11:15:53 UTC
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Description of problem:
xosd does not display anything because of missing default font -*-luxi sans-*-r-*-*-17-*-*-*-*-*-*-* on FC5T3, even if another font is given with -f.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run osd_cat, it will say "Error initializing osd: Default font not found"


Actual Results:  no output

Additional info:

Comment 1 Ville Skyttä 2006-04-12 19:38:45 UTC
Hm, if you ask me, requiring the default font even if another is specified is a
bug.  Anyway, luxi sans is in the xorg-x11-fonts-Type1 package in FC5, but I've
reverted back to the upstream default (fixed) and added a dependency on
xorg-x11-fonts-base in 2.2.14-6*, to be pushed shortly.

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