[Fontconfig] Family name issue

Nicolas Mailhot nicolas.mailhot at laposte.net
Wed Jul 1 03:52:24 PDT 2009

Le Mer 1 juillet 2009 12:17, Krzysztof Kotlenga a écrit :

> Fontconfig doesn't use fonts.* files. You have to set FAMILY_NAME in
> the source BDF file and recompile it.

As an aside, a simple full-distro font check flagged many problems in
xorg fonts (225 fc-query failures in xorg-x11-fonts-misc alone), so
xorg fonts seem ripe for some reworking (or graceful retirement)

(see the check results in the end of

Nicolas Mailhot

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