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Re: [SLE] XFree86 4.3.0/SuSEconfig Issues
  • From: Gerhard den Hollander <gerhard@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 4 Mar 2003 10:32:40 +0100
  • Message-id: <20030304093240.GE6968@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
* Ben Rosenberg <ben@xxxxxxxxx> (Tue, Mar 04, 2003 at 12:43:05AM -0800)
> * Curtis Rey (crrey@xxxxxxxxxxx) [030304 00:39]:
> ->Ya, I did what Anders suggested and it still hangs at the fonts config part.
> ->Can't boot to gui w/o fonts. It's really should be this way, especially since
> ->I got the nvidia drivers working in beta-1 for 82 with 3D. I used the
> ->4191.ul1.i586 packages and then sax2. I know I'd be fine if I could just get
> ->SuSeconfig to get past the fonts stage. Right now I'm using yast to rm the
> ->new xf86 files and reinstall the original ones.
> ->
> ->I hope they come up with a fix soon, this is extremely frustrating.
> Are you sure you removed *all* the cache files? Once I did this it
> indexed all 202M of fonts I have installed without issue.
> I'm thinking you missed a font cache file...give it another shot.
> Do this "find /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts -print | grep cache"
> This should show you all of them..delete every single one of them.

cd /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts
rm */*cache*
worked just fine for me.

Now if only someone could tell me how to get NVidia working again
No GLX means Ill have to step back to 4.2.whatever

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