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Old 03-16-2003, 12:03 AM   #1
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help with TTF font install..


hello,
i copied windows/fonts/* to /tmp/font
and ran kde font installer as root
it ran smoothly
and i rebooted

but linux doesn't seem to recognized new fonts ?
ttf files are cpied to /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/TTF
and i verified that files are copied
but i can't select those fonts from anywhere.

any ideas?

thank you

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Old 03-16-2003, 04:08 AM   #2
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Re: help with TTF font install..

Quote:
Originally posted by doublefailure
hello,
i copied windows/fonts/* to /tmp/font
and ran kde font installer as root
it ran smoothly
and i rebooted

but linux doesn't seem to recognized new fonts ?
ttf files are cpied to /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/TTF
and i verified that files are copied
but i can't select those fonts from anywhere.

any ideas?

thank you
check
www.tldp.org/HOWTO/mini/FDU/truetype.html
 
  


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