Cygwin Xfree configuration/ FontServer Configuration question(where to put new font path to get it before all others)

Alexander Gottwald
Sat Dec 8 11:26:00 GMT 2001

On Wed, 5 Dec 2001, Pidgornyy, Oleksandr wrote:

> Hi there.
> Is there a configuration file for Cygwin Xfree like /etc/X11/XF86Config
> under unixes? Where does it live?

No. There is no such configuration file. 

> The configuration file for FontServer (/etc/X11/fs/config) seems to 
> be not used at all.

This is only used by xfs. 

> The command xset +fp /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/new_fondir adds new font 
> dir to font path but only for current X session. It does not store it 
> where it should have(???).

You can use the fontserver and store the path configuration there. The
X-Server is the started with the option -fp tcp/<servername>:7100. 

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