[mythtv-users] GANT theme on Fedora 7 (was Fonts not visible on Myth main menu)

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Mon Aug 6 01:51:53 UTC 2007


On 08/05/2007 09:29 PM, Sam Varshavchik wrote:
> There are glibc, qt, and xorg updates to Fedora 7. Do you have those
> updates installed? It looks like I have some kind of a problem
> rendering the GANT menu font, and just that font. Changing font sizes,
> in theme setup, makes no difference. Very weird, everything was fine
> in FC 6.
>
> I notice that the themes/G.A.N.T./theme.xml file has references to:
>
> <fontname>Arial</fontname>
>
> xlsfonts does not show that I have any Arial typeface. If you run
> xlsfonts, do you have "arial" fonts showing up somewhere in the list?
> If so, then I need to hunt down the correct rpm that load Arial fonts.
> If not, then there must be some aliasing in Qt of Arial font to some
> other font, that I need to track down. 

Install MS core web fonts ( http://corefonts.sourceforge.net/ ), change
themes, or edit the G.A.N.T. theme to use a different font.

Mike


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