Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 589726
Xforms apps often render text at the wrong size, causing layout issues
Last modified: 2010-11-13 16:59:23 EST
Applications that use the Xforms library often render text that is entirely
the wrong size for the containing object. This seems to be a font-selection
One "fix" is to
yum install "xorg-x11-fonts*"
After installing Xforms.
Perhaps the Xforms toolkit should have the "xorg-x11-fonts"* as a dependency, so
that they get installed together.
See also ml thread,
I'd venture installing
will likely yield the best results here.
I'll followup onlist about whether I think this is a good idea to add as a dependency here or not.
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xforms-1.0.92-3.sp2.fc13 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 13.
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