Subject: Re: Fontconfig error: Cannot load default config file
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Rui-Xiang Guo <>
List: tech-x11
Date: 12/17/2005 16:44:49
On Fri, Dec 16, 2005 at 09:31:07PM -0800, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> On Sat, 17 Dec 2005, Rui-Xiang Guo wrote:
> >I forgot mention before -
> >I ran to get native X installation.
> >
> >>hive[/home/rxg]% find /usr/X11R6 -name fonts.conf
> >>hive[/home/rxg]% find /usr/X11R6 -name fonts.dtd
> >
> >The actual path is /etc/fonts.
> >After I copied these two files into /etc/fonts by hand, it worked fine.
> >
> >Is this a bug?
> No. That is correct for (non-pkgsrc) fontconfig. fontconfig doesn't need 
> X11 and is used without X11.

the actual problem is -
fonts.conf and fonts.dtd be missed when install X from xrc by
It really broken the applications and they can't find the correct fonts.
Thanks for reply.