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Old 03-23-2005, 02:46 PM   #1
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More font problems

since ive installed kdevelop ive had really fuzzy looking fonts - for the most part (widgets, title bars, console, and start menu) - ive set the font as 'clean' (which is a font type) which makes these areas look fine. - however, there are areas i cannot seem to set eg the file browser part in konquerer (where the filenames are) ... the writing is almost inelegible ... - im a completely new to linux, so would anyone mind explaining (either step by step) or referring me to a page that will be able to sort this problem. Ive searched through google groups and on this forum among others, and i keep hitting dead ends, or things i dont understand.


Old 03-24-2005, 07:55 AM   #2
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hi there

get some ttf fonts of ur choice or freetype fonts package

open up your /etc/X11/xorg.conf file
there u can see what is the path for ttf fonts
pout those fonts there
next time start the kde control center ,go to he fonts section and change them
if u want the original fonts then there is an option of default settings also
also u can compile and use the freetype fonts package also

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Dont know if this helps but ive imported all ttf fonts from windows (c:\windows\fonts) i think and resolved all font problems......
Old 03-25-2005, 01:29 AM   #4
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yes u can use those ttf fonts

they worlk for me too



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