Bug 1094 - SunOS 5.9 xprint won't start until echo "${XPROJECTROOT}/lib/X11/fonts/TrueType/" commented out in /etc/init.d/xprint
Summary: SunOS 5.9 xprint won't start until echo "${XPROJECTROOT}/lib/X11/fonts/TrueTy...
Alias: None
Product: xprint
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Server: Font engine: TrueType (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: SPARC Solaris
: high normal
Assignee: Roland Mainz
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Depends on:
Reported: 2004-08-16 08:53 UTC by Dr. Jan Hauß
Modified: 2011-09-13 12:40 UTC (History)
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Description Dr. Jan Hauß 2004-08-16 08:53:46 UTC
uname -a -> SunOS s1a22 5.9 Generic_117171-07 (ak Solaris 9/04)
GISWxprint-sparc-2004-07-07-release_009_001 and
produce afer  /etc/init.d/xprint start
failed to set default font path 'PRINTER:/opt/G.....pi'
Fatal server error:
could not open default font 'fixed'
Xprint server pid=1963 done, exitcode=0.
when commentig out "${XPROJECTROOT}/lib/X11/fonts/TrueType/"  in
/etc/init.d/xprint things work without error. 
Starting the unpatched version with /etc/init.d/xprint diag results in an
infinite ksh loop.
Comment 1 Corbin Simpson 2011-09-13 12:40:50 UTC
Closing WONTFIX because nobody cares about Xprint. Reopen if you plan to address this bug.

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