Changeset c3af16e


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Timestamp:
10/11/2004 03:02:30 AM (18 years ago)
Author:
Igor Živković <igor@…>
Branches:
10.0, 10.1, 11.0, 11.1, 6.0, 6.1, 6.2, 6.2.0, 6.2.0-rc1, 6.2.0-rc2, 6.3, 6.3-rc1, 6.3-rc2, 6.3-rc3, 7.10, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6, 7.6-blfs, 7.6-systemd, 7.7, 7.8, 7.9, 8.0, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, 9.0, 9.1, basic, bdubbs/svn, elogind, gnome, kde5-13430, kde5-14269, kde5-14686, krejzi/svn, lazarus, nosym, perl-modules, qt5new, systemd-11177, systemd-13485, trunk, upgradedb, xry111/intltool, xry111/test-20220226
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Parents:
7461475
Message:

Added download locations for TrueType fonts and a note about editing font.alias file for i18n users, contributed by Alexander E. Patrakov.

git-svn-id: svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/trunk/BOOK@2786 af4574ff-66df-0310-9fd7-8a98e5e911e0

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  • introduction/welcome/changelog.xml

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    2323<itemizedlist>
     24
     25<listitem><para>October 10th, 2004 [igor]: Added download locations for
     26TrueType fonts and a note about editing font.alias file for i18n users,
     27contributed by Alexander E. Patrakov.</para></listitem>
    2428
    2529<listitem><para>October 10th, 2004 [igor]: Updated to
  • x/installing/x-setup.xml

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    5555<application>TrueType</application> fonts you want into that directory.</para></listitem>
    5656
     57<listitem><para>Download the fonts.</para></listitem>
     58
    5759<listitem><para>Create the <filename>fonts.scale</filename> and
    5860<filename>fonts.dir</filename> files in the
     
    8385your <application>TrueType</application> fonts there.</para></sect3>
    8486
     87<sect3><title>Download the fonts</title>
     88
     89<para>There are two known high quality free font resources:
     90<ulink url="http://www.nongnu.org/freefont/"/> and <ulink
     91url="http://corefonts.sourceforge.net/"/>. Copy the fonts (files with
     92the <filename>.ttf</filename> suffix) to the directory you've just
     93created.</para>
     94   
     95</sect3>
     96
    8597<sect3><title>Create <filename>fonts.scale</filename> and
    8698<filename>fonts.dir</filename></title>
     
    163175between keyboard layouts and use the Scroll Lock <acronym>LED</acronym> to indicate when
    164176the second layout is active.</para>
     177</sect2>
     178
     179<!-- ================================================== -->
     180<sect2>
     181<title>Setting up fonts</title>
     182<para>For users not using the <acronym>ISO</acronym>-8859-1 locale, the
     183<filename>/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/misc/fonts.alias</filename> file must
     184be edited to ensure the fonts with the correct encoding are used for
     185"fixed", "variable", "10x20" and similar aliases.</para>
    165186</sect2>
    166187
  • x/installing/xorg.xml

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    334334comes up closer to 100 dots per inch.  You may want to remove some font
    335335directories completely.</para></listitem>
     336
     337<listitem><para>Section "Module". If you are going to install NVidia
     338drivers remove the "dri" line.</para></listitem>
    336339 
    337340<listitem><para>Sections "InputDevice". Specify the
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