[Fontconfig] FontConfig font selection problem

Akira TAGOH akira at tagoh.org
Mon Mar 12 23:29:56 PDT 2012

Are you sure Unity uses the alias name for them to look up a font? as
you said, fc-match works at least. I don't see any fault in fontconfig
in that sense.

You could get more details if you run Unity with FC_DEBUG=4. but it
may gives you a lot of logs.

On Tue, Mar 13, 2012 at 2:53 PM, Eagle Burkut <eagle.burkut at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 13, 2012 at 12:00 AM, Akira TAGOH <akira at tagoh.org> wrote:
>> Please explain what the font you are expecting to see and what the
>> font is actually selected. it's hard to figure out what's going on
>> there.
>> try:
>> $ fc-match sans-serif
>> or
>> $ fc-match sans-serif:lang=ug
> I used Ubuntu 12.04 which has the correct ug.orth file, and I set my system
> language to Uyghur, and attached the screen shots.
> You can see from the desktop screen that, the font used is still the
> unsupportive DejaVu Sans font.


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