[mythtv-users] FC1 -> FC3 - Now fonts shifted down?

Cook, Garry GWCOOK at mactec.com
Tue Dec 21 16:05:42 UTC 2004

mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org wrote:
> I have same problem on two totaly different machines
> (different gfx cards) with fresh FC3 install + atrpms with Jarod's
> guide. And I definetly dont have such problem with coexisting FC1
> install 
> on same machine with same settings (database exported on FC1 and
> imported on FC3). 
> Letters like "j" or "g" are missing lower part. Maybe install
> of packages from kde.org (that Jarod mentions) fixes something?
> br,
> k.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: David Rees [mailto:drees at greenhydrant.com]
> Sent: Friday, December 17, 2004 10:31 AM
> To: Discussion about mythtv
> Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] FC1 -> FC3 - Now fonts shifted down?
> Kane Tse wrote, On 12/16/2004 2:24 PM:
>>> Since upgrading from FC1 to FC3, it appears that all fonts in the
>>> mythtv frontend have been shifted slightly down.  In some cases, the
>>> bottom half of letters are missing.  Anyone know what may cause this
>>> or anything to try?
>> I have exactly the same problem on a fresh install of FC3; the
>> machine previously contained RH9.  Would like to know if there is a
>> solution. 
> If I find one, I'll post it to the list.  At least I'm not
> the only one!
> -Dave

You might want to check the release notes for FC3 at
http://fedora.redhat.com/docs/release-notes/fc3/x86/. Not sure if this
will solve your issue, as I've only just skimmed them, but I know that
there was a section on X Windows and Font issues, including a fix IIRC.

Garry W. Cook, CCNA
Network Infrastructure Manager
MACTEC, Inc. - http://www.mactec.com/
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