[mythtv-users] how to select a Language in mythfrontend?

Bruce Markey bjm at lvcm.com
Thu Mar 25 04:43:41 EST 2004

almyth at sbcglobal.net wrote:
> 'Font Substitution section' has the same options as the top family. I didn't
> find any special Chinese font
> in 'Font Substitution section'.    Still all Chinese characters are shown as
> two small box [] [].     I can view Chinese Characters correctly using
> Mozilla.  Do I need to download some fonts for Qt/Mythtv?

Qt uses scalable fonts and only those appear in the list. I
would assume that your Chinese fonts are fixed size fonts.
Try installing True Type Font (ttf) packages of Chinese fonts
for your Linux distribution.

--  bjm

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