Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 442940
No fonts or icons/images while Fedora 9 graphical installation
Last modified: 2008-04-17 15:05:50 EDT
Description of problem:
At installation, right when X starts, at RHGB, up to GDM and anaconda (live
desktop), there is no glyph and image/icon rendering in GTK+ widgets, none at
all. I can see the widgets backgrounds, like panels, GDM background, or the plot
of the desktop background, but no letters or icons.
Without them, one cannot continue with graphical installation (didn't tried text
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fedora rawhide (9) beta live installation disk image.
Just start a live installation from the Fedora 9 Beta image
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Download a beta image from Fedora's website
There is no rendering for fonts and images/icons from the beta live installation
image. I can only see widgets backgrounds and shapes. I can also see the
underline for UIs keyboard shortcuts.
To be able to read text and see the icons, so one can proceed with the
CPU: Core2Duo T5250 (1.5GHz)
GFX adapter: Mobile Intel 965 Express Chipset Family
I *believe* this was an X-driver issue, which has been fixed since the beta.
Lemme see if I can dig up the original bz...
notting found it for me, bug #429183
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 429183 ***
Thank you very much, that was fast! I'll see if I post my dmesg and Xorg.log in
that bug entry.