[NBLUG/talk] Strange problem with Fedora Core 5 (font problem?)
jeff-list-nblug_talk at taltos.com
Fri Oct 13 16:47:07 PDT 2006
Jeff Coffler wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I've been running Redhat-based distributions for several years - first
> Redhat 9, then FC2, FC3, FC4, and now FC5. It's been relatively
> problem free.
> But now I have a problem that's stumped me. I think I have some sort
> of font problem (maybe?), but I'm unsure.
In case this helps:
Log in via the console (despite the messed up fonts) go GNOME works INTO
(if I log into other accounts, login works, but the fonts are all
If I start a vnc session (which happens to use kde), that works to my
regular (non-root) account.
However, firefox won't work under my account under kde right now, which
is a bit of a showstopper issue for me (no browsing). It cores (segv).
I did try removing/reinstalling firefox, and that didn't help my kde
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