MCS UI Plugin: Font Selection

Biju Chacko biju_chacko at
Thu Aug 14 05:13:39 CEST 2003

On Wed, 13 Aug 2003 18:51:57 +0200, Olivier Fourdan wrote:

> This is really your install, not xfce4. The MCS UI plugin simply calls
> the stock font dialog from gtk2.
> Depending on your install, you may want to check that your fonts are
> listed in /etc/fonts/fonts.conf if you have fontconfig installed or
> /etc/X11/XftConfig if your install still use the old Xft 1.x font system
> that shipped with stock XFree86 4.2.0

Hmmm ... this is very confusing.

Where does XFS come into this? I have all my font directories listed in

Doesn't gtk2 see all the fonts served by the font server that X is querying?

-- b

Biju 'botsie' Chacko                        biju_chacko at vsnl dot net          Public Key available on request

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