XWin hangs when accessing font server
Thu Mar 6 20:01:00 GMT 2003
"Alexander Gottwald" <Alexander.Gottwald@s1999.tu-chemnitz.de> wrote in
> Martin Buck wrote:
> > xset fp+ tcp/fonts:7100
> > As soon as the xset commands runs, XWin locks up and consumes 100%
> > CPU time. The same happens if I don't use XDMCP and only start XWin
> > and a single xterm in which I type the xset command.
> This was already reported by other users. But until now, no one had
> the time to solve this problem. Maybe you can step in here.
Also note that pointing to a font server on the Xwin command line when
starting it works. The bug is in trying to add a font path later with
(disclaimer - as I've seen reported here, I don't actually use a font
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