From: Raphael Finkel (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Thu Aug 14 2003 - 20:35:42 EDT
> AbiWord on Unix actually knows < 0 about locating,
> loading, and using fonts. It leaves all of this up to
> FontConfig. Which means that FontConfig on box A is
> probably set up slightly differently than FontConfig
> on box B.
Thanks for the tip. That is exactly what was happening:
FontConfig looks at configuration in /etc/fonts/fonts.conf, which points
to /usr/share/fonts, which has different contents on box A (lots of
stuff) and B (practically nothing).
I'll add this information to my personal "how to's for translators". It
might be useful for AbiWord documentation to point out something about
fonts on Unix.
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