[Fontconfig] FontConfig Errors

Enrique Perez-Terron enrio at online.no
Sat Jul 31 01:46:13 EST 2004

On Thu, 2004-07-29 at 12:31, Viraj Chatterjee wrote:
> Whenever I launch my GTK+ based application on a
> client's machine (Red Hat 8.0, 9.0), I get the
> following two errors:
> Fontconfig error: line 1: unknown encoding
> Fontconfig error: Cannot load default config file
> On searching the Internet, someone hinted that it is
> possible that the /etc/fonts/fonts.conf file isn't in
> an encoding that fontconfig can understand correctly
> and hence the problem. Though, I found no errors with
> the said file. The fc-list and fc-cache commands work
> correctly and I also tried force converting the
> fonts.conf file to UTF-8 and then trying to launch my
> application, but that too didn't help.
> Any ideas, on what might be wrong?

An what does the client's machine's environment variables
LANG, and LC_* look like?


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