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Old 04-02-08, 03:40 PM   #1
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Default Downloading/installing fonts on Fedora 8

Hello all,

How on GOD's GREEN AND BLUE EARTH do I install fonts on linux?

I'm trying to run Xdmx to have a desktop spread over multiple monitors via TCP, however, I get this error:

Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/misc/, removing from list!
Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/TTF/, removing from list!
Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/Speedo/, removing from list!
Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/Type1/, removing from list!
Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/CID/, removing from list!
Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/75dpi/, removing from list!
Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/100dpi/, removing from list!

Fatal server error:
could not open default font 'fixed'


I checked the folder and there's only a libdmx.a file (I have no idea what it does, btw).

How can I get those dammed fonts and install them??

Much appreciated.
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