Bug 40329 - Fixed fonts not rendered with QT_XFT
Summary: Fixed fonts not rendered with QT_XFT
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 37494
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86   
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Version: 1.0
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Mike A. Harris
QA Contact: Aaron Brown
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2001-05-11 23:41 UTC by Will Newton
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:33 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-05-14 10:51:49 UTC
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Description Will Newton 2001-05-11 23:41:15 UTC
Description of Problem:

Fixed fonts don't work with QT_XFT=1. Setting QT_XFT causes all fixed/bitmap 
fonts to not be rendered.  It is also liable to cause a SIGFPE in XftOpenFont.

How Reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Install XFree86 4.0.3-x, qt-2.3.0-x, KDE-2.1.x
2.  Go to settings/look and feel/fonts/fixed font
3.  No fonts are available.

Non-Qt apps use fixed fonts OK.

Additional Information:

This bug has been around for a while (a month, maybe more).

The patch:


(not applied in the latest src.rpm)

seems to stop the SIGFPE, but still no fixed fonts are rendered.

Comment 1 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2001-05-14 10:55:12 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 37494 ***

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