[Scribus] fedora upgrade weirdness
Atlantic Tech Solutions
Sun Nov 9 04:43:32 CET 2003
On Sat, 2003-11-08 at 20:41, Scott A Phipps wrote:
> On Sat, 2003-11-08 at 19:23, Paul wrote:
> > Hi,
> > > > Looks like an unavailable fault.
> > > Ok, I finllay got output. I sent it to the list thursday, but it looks
> > > like too big of a mail to go through, so here it is agian.
> > The problem is trying to get hold of adobe-helvetica-bold. Either it's
> > corrupt or not there any more.
> > As a quick try
> > mv .scribus/scribus.rc .scribus/scribus.rc.old
> > and re-run Scribus. If it still bombs out, you know the font is
> > flumpled!
> > TTFN
> > Paul
> Thanks Paul,
> I'm still trying to find out where that font is. I had a problem after
> the upgrade with mozilla crashing on trying to load japanese fonts that
> were removed/renamed in fedora. Is there font information cached from
> before the upgrade that is causing me problems now? I notice
> fonts.cache files, should I delete these? Maybe I should just go
> through the pain of a wide and reinstall.
> Thanks again
Don't delete these. force a refresh.
Try as root:
# fc-cache -fv
This will rewrite the font-cache-1 files which fontconfig uses to cache
This will fix problems with user added fonts with RH9+.
Let us know if this helps.
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