fonts

  1. T

    Solved twm unable to open fontset [any]

    After the 10 May update to x11-wm/twm, it no longer runs but exits with the message "unable to open fontset [any you care to name]". Restoring the previous version of twm works (as expected). Anyone else have this issue?
  2. i-bsd

    Firefox fonts jagged and ugly

    This topic really needs an up-to-date, comprehensive How-To. Font rendering in Firefox is hideous. The webfonts pkg does not change it and every suggestion I've found does not work. Chromium looks fine. Can anyone advise how to fix this and get font rendering for Firefox working as it should be?
  3. H

    Solved How can I use non-bitmap Helvetica on Freebsd?

    Hello. I would like to use Helvetica font on Freebsd, but it seems that the Helvetica installed by default is a bitmap version. Is there any way to use a Helvetica font that is not bitmap? Thank you in advance.
  4. N

    Solved Recommended Xorg Font Configuration Method

    As suggested in many posts, many times on this forum and in the Handbook - I removed my old /usr/local/etc/X11/xorg.conf configuration file, and let Xorg do its auto-detection thing. However, after running startx, Xorg ran OK but I couldn't open x11/xterm or x11/rxvt-unicode and my window...
  5. Sevendogs

    Solved Remove Foreign Language Fonts

    I noticed I have three foreign language fonts in editors/libreoffice and www/firefox that I would like to remove if possible. I can't find them by name in ports so am at a bit of a loss. The fonts (first name) are estrangelo serto east syriac If these are part of the base OS, that's fine, but...
  6. amiramix

    Solved How to change system font?

    How and where can I change the default system font? For now it appears to be DejaVu 10, which is quite horrible on my laptop. By default system font I mean the font that is used in menus or labels. For example when I open Firefox for the first time or any KDE application for the first time...
  7. EmeraldBot

    Solved Fonts Look Fuzzy and Blurry

    Hello! Alright, here's a problem I've been struggling with. Fonts look very fuzzy and blurry when antialiased, and I've tried the whole gamut of works to fix it: Subpixel rendering, LCD Filtering, the various modes of hinting, disabling and enabling the autohinter, replacing some fonts with...
  8. multix

    Solved nvidia - fonts and refresh problem

    Hi, I am running Xorg on 9.3-RELEASE-p21 on a Nvidia vanta (which is a TNT ): [ 996.823] (--) NV(0): Chipset: "Vanta" [ 996.823] (==) NV(0): Depth 24, (--) framebuffer bpp 32 [ 996.823] (==) NV(0): RGB weight 888 [ 996.823] (==) NV(0): Default visual is TrueColor As can be seen from this...
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