firefox segfaults

Jeremy Utley jeremy at jutley.org
Tue Dec 28 18:12:51 PST 2004


DJ Lucas wrote:

>On Tue, 2004-12-28 at 17:41 -0800, Jeremy Utley wrote:
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>>Then in that case you're going to be looking at some form of permissions 
>>problem.  I'd start with checking all your fonts to ensure they're 
>>world-readable - I know I saw something similar when the fonts I copied 
>>over from windows were not world-readable.
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>>-J-
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>I've been working around this for about two weeks, thinking it was a
>different problem because I had setup the fonts correctly...or so I
>thought.  Forgot about the fonts I copied over later.  Thanks J.  It did
>belong on support, and was specifically windows fonts copied over.  This
>seems broken and might be more common than expected.  Think a big note
>is warranted in the book about this segfault?  Or better a note to make
>certain that all fonts are world readable in the configuring X section.
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>-- DJ Lucas
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Might not be a bad idea.  This has nabbed me more than once, and it took 
me a while to figure out just what was wrong.

-J-



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