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Re: [SLE] Microsoft truetype core fonts in 9.1
  • From: adham hashibon <adham@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 31 May 2004 18:57:48 +0200
  • Message-id: <200405311857.48993.adham@xxxxxxxxxx>
Patience... at some point it took too long to install the fonts cause
fontconfig was generating some stuff ... It takes a lot of time but the fonts
are installed at the end...



On Monday 31 May 2004 18:43, Scott Nemmers wrote:
> Bruce Marshall wrote:
> > On Monday 31 May 2004 10:21 am, Steve Reynolds wrote:
> >>Anybody else having problems installing this font package with YOU?
> >> Anybody got a fix?
> >>
> >>Steve
> >
> > Count me in with the problem. Even tried to run fetchmsttfonts manually.
> > It hangs on about the 4th font it downloads.
>
> I had the same problem initially for the first three YOU update attempts
> (completely hung the system -- IBM T23 laptop -- the first two times).
> I applied the brute force and ignorance method: I tried three different
> ftp/http locations and the MS font package finally downloaded and
> installed through YaST. No other configurations were changed between
> attempts ... only hard and soft reboots.
>
> Probably not much help, other than to say this issue might be somewhat
> random.
>
> Regards
>
> - Scott
> _______________________________________
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> E-mail: nemmerss -> penmaster_com
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