On Monday 07 July 2003 02:07 pm, Sven Neumann wrote:
> Hi,
> John Culleton <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> > OK I download freefonts and sharefonts.
> > I install them per the README (two xset commands per each set.)
> > They are available to Gimp.
> > I reboot for some reason.
> > The fonts are no longer available to Gimp.
> >
> > I can put a routine in /etc/rc.d to repeat the xset commands after every
> > reboot but it seems to me there must be a more elegant way.
> Why not add the new font paths to /etc/X11/XF86Config-4 instead of
> using xset?
> Sven

Right as rain. That is a permanent fix. Which raises the next question: why 
not alter the READMEs to offer this approach instead of the xset business?

Incidentally, on my Slack 9 system the filename is:

The trailing "-4"  is omitted.  Anyhow thanks for your solution! 
John Culleton
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