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Font problems on unix systems

Vinod Lamba
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Joined: Apr 29, 2001
Posts: 1
Whenever I start any GUI application I got these messages, Is it an error or its normal. If it is error how do i rectify it?
Font specified in font.properties not found [--symbol-medium-r-normal--*-%d-*-*-p-*-adobe-fontspecific]
Font specified in font.properties not found [--symbol-medium-r-normal--*-%d-*-*-p-*-adobe-fontspecific]
Aleksey Matiychenko
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Joined: Apr 03, 2001
Posts: 178
This happens because you don't have certain fonts installed.
There should be a file under java distribution called font.properties. Either takeout the lines to the mentioned fonts from this file or have SAs install the fonts..
ken soong
Greenhorn

Joined: Dec 07, 2001
Posts: 1
So where can I get these fonts for my SAs to install? are they downloadable from some where?
 
 
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