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Re: Font problems on X-Windows

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  • Subject: [mg14062] Re: Font problems on X-Windows
  • From: gwesp at (Gerhard Wesp)
  • Date: Sat, 19 Sep 1998 03:41:58 -0400
  • Organization: Department of Computer Science, Salzburg University
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>garbled.  Do I need to install a Mathematica font set locally on the
>IBM station serving as an X-Windows terminal, and where do I get it? 
exactly.  the fonts are in <mathematica-installation-root/SystemFiles/Fonts/X/.
just copy this directory to your xterminal machine and issue an
xset fp+ <where the font dierctory resides>.

alternatively, you can use an x11 font server, see man fs or man xfs for

best regards,
-gerhard wesp
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