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Old 07-14-2003, 11:32 AM   #1
Registered: Apr 2002
Location: Sydney, Australia
Distribution: Mandrake
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Installing Windows Fonts in Mandrake...

When I go into the Mandrake control centre, system, fonts, and try to get the Windows Fonts, the first progress bar (initials tests) fills, but when it gets to the ¨copying fonts to system¨ progress bar it pretty much dies, the control centre will not re-draw unless I click on one of the other control centre icons (such as hardware) and a ¨changes will not take effect¨ warning comes up, where I have to click OK if I want to get the control centre back.

Is this a known bug? Is there some way to fix this?

BTW: I do have a valid internet connection and I am running Mandrake Control Centre as root...

Ooh, running drakconf from an xterm... this is the error I get when trying to install the windows fonts...

Tue Jul 15 01:25:15 2003 Gtk-LOG **: file gtkstyle.c: line 611 (gtk_style_ref): assertion `style != NULL' failed. at /usr/X11R6/bin/drakcronat line 1236.
Tue Jul 15 01:25:15 2003 Gtk-LOG **: file gtkstyle.c: line 621 (gtk_style_unref): assertion `style != NULL' failed. at /usr/X11R6/bin/drakcronat line 1236.

Any clues?

Last edited by floyd; 07-14-2003 at 11:34 AM.


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