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Bug 5093 - X3270 fonts not available thru xfs (XFree86 3.3.1 / 3.3.5)
X3270 fonts not available thru xfs (XFree86 3.3.1 / 3.3.5)
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86 (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-09-12 19:49 EDT by earlt
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-09-24 17:23:59 EDT
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Description earlt 1999-09-12 19:49:41 EDT
The 3270 fonts (for the X3270 terminal emulator package) are
located in the:


directory however  they are not listed in the fonts.dir file
(also located there) therefore when you use X3270 and select
a 3270 font, you get a message saying the font was not found

This is a problem in XFree86 3.3.1 and 3.3.5 as packaged in
the Redhat rpms

To resolve the problem:

cd /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/misc
/etc/rc.d/init.d/xfs restart
Comment 1 Preston Brown 1999-09-24 17:23:59 EDT
fixed in x3270- and later.

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