Subject: Re: fontconfig and /etc/font/ on NetBSD ?
To: None <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-x11
Date: 02/16/2003 18:12:32
On Sun, Feb 16, 2003 at 04:16:14PM +0100, Matthieu Herrb wrote:

> While preparing the XFree86 4.3 release for NetBSD I'm wondering what
> to do about the new /etc/fonts directory introduced by Keith Packard's
> 'fontconfig' utility. In keith's mind this is meant to be used by more
> than just the X server (printing application may also use it to get
> their fonts for instance), hence the system wide location. 

This does not sound like it realy is host dependend, so /etc would be
wrong. Something like /usr/share/fonts sounds better - what's in this