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Re: xsrc/46755 (misc-fixed-10x20, iso10646-1 encoded font missing from native X)
The following reply was made to PR xsrc/46755; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Piotr Meyer <aniou%smutek.pl@localhost>
Cc: tron%NetBSD.org@localhost, netbsd-bugs%netbsd.org@localhost,
Subject: Re: xsrc/46755 (misc-fixed-10x20, iso10646-1 encoded font missing
from native X)
Date: Mon, 20 Aug 2012 14:49:33 +0200
On Mon, Aug 20, 2012 at 12:36:33PM +0000, tron%NetBSD.org@localhost wrote:
> Synopsis: misc-fixed-10x20, iso10646-1 encoded font missing from native X
> State-Changed-From-To: open->feedback
> State-Changed-By: tron%NetBSD.org@localhost
> State-Changed-When: Mon, 20 Aug 2012 12:36:31 +0000
> Not installing this font file is consistent with the behaviour intended
> by the X.org upstream maintainers.
> The pkgsrc package doesn't install
> this file as well.
Are You sure?  contains 'share/fonts/X11/misc/10x20.pcf.gz' entry.
I'm not sure about upstream maintainers and their love for "modern",
blurry fonts, but - for example - Ubuntu ships 10x20.pcf even in latest
> Why do you think it should be installed?
Because it is usable and pretty (OK, it is matter of taste) font. And my
default for many years.
2 - http://packages.ubuntu.com/precise/all/xfonts-base/filelist
Piotr 'aniou' Meyer
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