kfontview problem viewing

Glenn R Williams gloonie at earthlink.net
Tue Oct 7 03:27:08 BST 2008


Thanks, Jerry, I'll mark that down on the "no" side.

Glenn

On Monday 06 October 2008 22:25:07 Jerry Lapham wrote:
> On Monday 06 October 2008 10:19:56 pm Glenn R Williams wrote:
> > Hi All,
> >
> > I notice that I am still having a problem with kfontview: both from the
> > command line and with the Settings  --> Font Installer (in the Standard
> > Preview window). Simply put: nothing shows up (no characters, just white
> > space).
> >
> > I reported this problem (KDE Bug 170435), but it seems only to affect a
> > few people. The maintainer thinks it might be a video card issues (Nvidia
> > GE Force 8600), but that doesn't seem right, since I can see the
> > characters Gnome FontViewer.
> >
> > Also, the characters show up if I print to a pdf file!
> >
> > Does anyone here have that problems. Just go to the command line and
> > type:
> >
> > kfontview /usr/share/fonts/truetype/msttcorefonts/andalemo.ttf
> >
> > (or any other truetype font).
> >
> > Can you see anything of the sample text?
> >
> > So far, about three people have reported the problem, and everyone else
> > seems okay.
>
> It's OK here.
>
> 	-Jerry




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