Opened 19 years ago

Closed 19 years ago

Last modified 16 years ago

#1252 closed defect (fixed)


Reported by: Randy McMurchy Owned by: Randy McMurchy
Priority: normal Milestone:
Component: BOOK Version: SVN
Severity: normal Keywords: VERIFIED


Version Increment

Change History (7)

comment:1 by Randy McMurchy, 19 years ago

Existing BLFS instructions to install are just fine

Note there's a new binary in /usr/bin --> fc-match and there's a new directory created --> /etc/fonts/conf.d

It appears that /etc/fonts/local.conf can still be used for local configuration. It could be installed in /etc/fonts/conf.d, if desired.

There are many new configuration files used, located in /etc/fonts/conf.d

comment:2 by Randy McMurchy, 19 years ago

Because the /etc/fonts/local.conf file is not created during installation, the instructions in the X Window System Components must be changed to create the file and add the appropriate TrueType directories. Here's an example that could be used:

cat > /etc/fonts/local.conf << "EOF" <?xml version="1.0"?> <!DOCTYPE fontconfig SYSTEM "fonts.dtd"> <!-- /etc/fonts/local.conf file for local customizations -->

<fontconfig> <dir>/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/Windows</dir> <dir>/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/TTF</dir> <dir>/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/Type1</dir> </fontconfig>


comment:3 by Randy McMurchy, 19 years ago

Milestone: future6.1
Owner: changed from blfs-book@… to Randy McMurchy

comment:4 by Randy McMurchy, 19 years ago

Status: newassigned

comment:5 by Randy McMurchy, 19 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

Updated BLFS to Fontconfig-2.3.1

comment:6 by igor@…, 19 years ago

Keywords: VERIFIED added

comment:7 by (none), 16 years ago

Milestone: 6.1

Milestone 6.1 deleted

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