[Xquartz-dev] Server side fonts

Peter Dyballa Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Thu May 6 10:13:09 PDT 2010

Am 06.05.2010 um 16:00 schrieb Jeremy Huddleston:

> Because ~/Library/Fonts is different for every user

I understand: the ~ does not get expanded...

>> , it crashes.
> What is the error?

X Error of failed request:  BadValue (integer parameter out of range  
for operation)
   Major opcode of failed request:  45 (X_OpenFont)
   Value in failed request:  0x1000045
   Serial number of failed request:  1928
   Current serial number in output stream:  1929
Exit 1

>> It looks to me as if the X server cannot deliver fonts derived from  
>> OT fonts. It even often crashes when I select such a font from its  
>> names display...
> by "it", I assume you mean the client, not the server... right?

Of course!

Meanwhile I am using XQuartz 2.5.1 (xorg-server with the  
same results. One option is left: rename my ~/.xinitrc.d directory  
that X11 runs with Apple-WM.



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always worked for me.
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