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Re: Problem rendering fonts (?) in mathematica

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  • Subject: [mg48907] Re: Problem rendering fonts (?) in mathematica
  • From: Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska at>
  • Date: Wed, 23 Jun 2004 02:51:00 -0400 (EDT)
  • Organization: Universitaet Leipzig
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you have the NumLock key down ??


Analabha Roy wrote:
> Hi,
>  I'm running mathematica on Linux mdk 10. Now, everything works fine in shell mode but when I try to use the GUI, all sorts of funny things happen...
> The backspace key doesn't seem to work. Whenever I press backspace or delete, I get a bunch of squares.
> see screenshot of problem at
> Also, the shift+enter dowsn't work, although evaluations can be carried out from the "kernel->evaluate" menu in the GUI
>  Is it a problem with the font server not knowing the path to a font that mathematica nneds, or do I need to install a praticular set of fonts?
> Please lend some guidance as to where I should start to diagnose what's going on.
> Thanks,
> AR

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