can'1 start

joerg hanke hanjo "at"
Sun, 01 Mar 1998 15:02:47 +0000

Hugo van der Kooij wrote:
> On Sat, 28 Feb 1998, 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

> > That's definitely not Suse or KDE3 specific - I get the same thing on Red
> > Hat 5.0 running fvwm on MetroX or AccelX.
> You have gzip compressed fonts which Xvnc can't handle out of the box. A
> quick fix would be to create a fontserver and adjust vncserver to use the
> fontserver instead of trying to read the fonts itself.
> Hugo.

So it is !! 

(btw - ofcourse did i adapt the fontpath for my system - Steven ;)
could be read in README but not a single word of compressed fonts

made it for now by decompressing them fonts under X11/fonts/misc

 how to set up a - fontserver ???

    J :-)