Fedora Linux Support Community & Resources Center
  #1  
Old 21st May 2008, 03:44 PM
captaincanada Offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 3
Fluxbox FC9

Dist,

I posted this originally in the x64 forums, but have since switched to just the x86 version (because i'll not need more than 4gb of ram in this machine).

In any case, I tried installing fluxbox using the "yum install fluxbox*" command, and that worked, it also installed the artwiz fonts.

However, when I get into fluxbox and attempt to use the "Run" window, whatever I type in appears as follows:



I didn't have this issue in fedora 8 at all, so am not sure why it's happening here. For whatever reason I can't process the artwiz fonts. I'm not a big graphics guru, and would say I am relatively new to *nix still as well. So any help that ANYONE can provide, would be greatly appreciated.

Regards,
Sean.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 21st May 2008, 07:04 PM
captaincanada Offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 3
So I managed to get this working, but only after I applied the patch to put fglrx on the machine. Does this make sense that I would have to have fglrx in order to process these fonts?

For now it'll do, and eventually i'll reverse the changes once a proper fglrx comes out in the yum repositories because right now my xorg has been downgraded to that of fc8.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10th June 2008, 08:24 PM
Gundumfx Offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 63
hey, what would i do if i got a NV card? i have sorta the same issue, cept its just the title bars messing up, normal console works fine, the font looks like a really grainy misaligned version of normal letters.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
fc9, fluxbox

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Cannot log into GDM or Fluxbox redawn Using Fedora 0 1st November 2008 07:19 AM
fluxbox jonniebigodes Using Fedora 1 1st February 2007 06:22 PM
Fluxbox D3ciph3r Installation, Upgrades and Live Media 1 14th June 2005 07:05 AM
Fluxbox and KDM SuperNu Guides & Solutions (No Questions) 2 3rd June 2004 03:13 AM


Current GMT-time: 09:11 (Friday, 31-10-2014)

TopSubscribe to XML RSS for all Threads in all ForumsFedoraForumDotOrg Archive
logo

All trademarks, and forum posts in this site are property of their respective owner(s).
FedoraForum.org is privately owned and is not directly sponsored by the Fedora Project or Red Hat, Inc.

Privacy Policy | Term of Use | Posting Guidelines | Archive | Contact Us | Founding Members

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2012, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

FedoraForum is Powered by RedHat
Arcot Photos - Eccles Travel Photos - Collegno Instagram Photos