can'1 start

Richard Piper rpiper "at" med.usyd.edu.au
Sun, 01 Mar 1998 11:21:31 +0000


Steven Filling wrote:
> 
> On 01-Mar-98 joerg hanke extemporized:
> > whenever i try to start the vncserver on a Suse 5.0 Distr. with KDE3
> > working perfectly under X11R6.3 i get the followin in ~/.vnc/X.log
> >
> > rfbInitSockets: listening on TCP port 5901
> > httpInitSockets: listening on TCP port 5801
> > failed to set default font path
> > '/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/misc/,/usr/X11R6/lib/X
> > 11/fonts/75dpi/'
> > Fatal server error:
> > could not open default font 'fixed'
> > _X11TransSocketINETConnect: Can't connect: errno = 111
> > _X11TransSocketINETConnect: Can't connect: errno = 111
> 
> Joerg -
> 
> That's definitely not Suse or KDE3 specific - I get the same thing on Red
> Hat 5.0 running fvwm on MetroX or AccelX.
> 

Try editing the vncserver script and uncomment the line where you
specify
the fontpath (making the apropriate changes !). Worked for me.

Richard

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