PEBKAC 2008 ;) [was: Re: Stupid Ubuntu 8.10]

NoOp glgxg at
Sat Nov 8 20:18:33 UTC 2008

On 11/08/2008 02:18 AM, vafa at wrote:
> for example if you copy a directory (which contains fonts) to
> /usr/share/fonts/truetype by the command:
> sudo cp -r fontsdirname? /usr/share/fonts/truetype
> then those fonts will not appear in openoffice. I did not have this
> problem in Ubuntu 8.04. And if you know look at
> /usr/share/fonts/truetype you see the directory that you have copied
> but it is ``unreadable''.
> It is necessary most of the times to copy directories and files to
> the root directory where TeX is installed. Ubuntu 8.04 had no
> problem.

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