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James Board
7th June 2011, 01:21 PM
I'm trying to use 10x20 fonts in FC14. I installed the font package with

yum -y install xorg-x11-fonts-misc.noarch
The actual font file, along with many others, was installed at

However, when I run xlsfonts, they don't show. And hence I can't use them for xterms.

Why aren't these fonts showing in xlsfonts, and how can I fix that so I can use these fonts in xterms?

Thank you

7th June 2011, 01:50 PM
I think you'll have to restart X to get them to show. You might also have to run "mkfontdir" as root in that directory.

Ron Rogers Jr. (CronoCloud)

James Board
7th June 2011, 03:18 PM
I didn't know about mkfontdir. I ran mkfontdir and rebooted and the fonts showed in xlsfonts.