[Xquartz-dev] The 2.1.0 package and Apple System Fonts

Jeremy Huddleston jeremyhu at berkeley.edu
Sat Dec 8 11:14:20 PST 2007

On Dec 8, 2007, at 07:11, Merle Reinhart wrote:

> So, apparently, something didn't quite work right after  
> X11-2.1.0.pkg was installed until a reboot.

Hmm... with the .pkg, I set 'fc-cache' to execute on boot, so if  
anything, that is possibly the problem.  I'll put fc-cache into  

> Note: this fixed up the fc-* commands, but the server still only see  
> a few fonts, but I seems to me that this is now understood (I have a  
> lot of X11 apps that I use that rely on the fonts that the xserver  
> provides, so it is inconvenient at times which is why I was trying  
> to understand).

It only shows ttf, I believe.  I think otf and dfont are not supported  
(can someone verify this as I'm only about 50% sure).

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