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Old 02-17-2006, 01:26 AM   #1
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help required


i have installed Mplayer on my system having Red hat 9. it always give an error when its starts
the error says.
New_face fail.Maybe the font path is wrong.
please supply the text font file.
(~/.mplayer/subfong.ttf)


but i have installed the font packages available at Mplayer site.(www.mplayerhq.com)but it woudl always give the same error.
can some one help me out.
 
Old 02-17-2006, 03:44 AM   #2
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Copy one of your favourite truetype fonts to ~/.mplayer and rename it to subfont.ttf.
 
Old 02-20-2006, 03:21 AM   #3
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which file. there r about 3 files in a font directory. which file r u talking about??
 
Old 02-20-2006, 06:16 AM   #4
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which file. there r about 3 files in a font directory. which file r u talking about??
Copy any single truetype font to ~/.mplayer and rename it to subfont.ttf. You can get fonts from the mplayer website or from your system font directories e.g. /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/truetype.
 
Old 02-22-2006, 01:47 AM   #5
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thanx alot fellow. the problem has been solved by ur help. thanx again
 
  


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