Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 217161
system-config-cluster should require fonts-xorg-base
Last modified: 2009-04-16 16:12:10 EDT
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.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
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
"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"
Installing the system-config-cluster package should automatically install the
The current error message is not very helpful. It took me a few minutes to find
out what to install to fix this.
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,
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if the solution does not work for you.