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Old 03-24-2006, 07:41 PM   #1
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fc-cache shows error installing artwiz font

I installed the artwiz font but it gives me the following error.

fc-cache: "/usr/share/fonts": skipping, no such directory
fc-cache: "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/TTF": caching, 22 fonts, 0 dirs
fc-cache: "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/Type1": caching, 29 fonts, 0 dirs
fc-cache: "/root/.fonts": skipping, no such directory
fc-cache: "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/artwiz-aleczapka-en-1.3/:unsacled": skipping, no such directory
fc-cache: succeeded
How did ":unsacled" get in there?

I'm using Slackware 10.2
Old 03-24-2006, 09:09 PM   #2
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Just edit xorg.conf and correct the spelling. (:unscaled)
That's likely where the error is - in the font path section.

Can't tell you how it got there. Gremlins?
Old 03-27-2006, 07:32 PM   #3
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The problem isn't in the xorg.conf. It doesn't have that affix in there. Could it be another conf file?
Old 03-27-2006, 08:12 PM   #4
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Take a look at /etc/fonts/fonts.conf or /etc/fonts/local.conf
Here's my /etc/fonts/local.conf file:

<?xml version="1.0"?>
<!DOCTYPE fontconfig SYSTEM "fonts.dtd">


By the way, does /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/artwiz-aleczapka-en-1.3/ exists?
Old 03-28-2006, 09:14 AM   #5
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Thanks for the help guys it was in local.conf

Another question though, how do I get the :unscaled in there? It counts it as part of the directory? Should I put it in local.conf after the <dir> or should I put it into xorg.conf?


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