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Bug 217161 - system-config-cluster should require fonts-xorg-base
system-config-cluster should require fonts-xorg-base
Product: Red Hat Cluster Suite
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-cluster (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Jim Parsons
Cluster QE
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Reported: 2006-11-24 09:53 EST by Carsten Clasohm
Modified: 2009-04-16 16:12 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2008-0792
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-07-25 15:07:30 EDT
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Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2008:0792 normal SHIPPED_LIVE system-config-cluster bug fix update 2008-07-25 15:07:27 EDT

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Description Carsten Clasohm 2006-11-24 09:53:34 EST
Description of problem:

Trying to start system-config-cluster on a system where fonts-xorg-base is not
installed gives an error about missing font configuration. Installing
fonts-xorg-base fixes this.

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How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:

1. install Cluster Suite as described in the documentation, on a system where
fonts-xorg-base is not installed

2. run system-config-cluster
Actual results:

"No fonts found; this probably means that the fontconfig
library is not correctly configured. You may need to
edit the fonts.conf configuration file. More information
about fontconfig can be found in the fontconfig(3) manual
page and on http://fontconfig.org"

Expected results:

Installing the system-config-cluster package should automatically install the
fonts-xorg-base package.

Additional information:

The current error message is not very helpful. It took me a few minutes to find
out what to install to fix this.
Comment 3 Jim Parsons 2008-04-29 04:17:58 EDT
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2008-07-25 15:07:30 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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