[lug] Font installation question
Michael J. Hammel
mjhammel at graphics-muse.org
Wed Oct 27 11:44:12 MDT 1999
Thus spoke Gary Masters
> Doesn't RedHat 6.0 use the font server (xfs)? Will it work correctly
Don't know. I run 5.2.
> to have part of the fonts accessed via xfs and others via a more
> typical FontPath directive?
The X server doesn't care. You tell can tell it to look in any number of
places or query any number of daemons for font information.
> If the answer to the second question is no, perhaps it would work out
> better to add that font to the xfs configuration, and restart xfs.
Dunno. I don't know what the advantage to using xfs is over using the X
server directly, unless xfs supports TrueType fonts (I use xfstt for that).
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