Cant start XFS font server

Igor Peshansky
Tue Apr 17 17:59:00 GMT 2007

On Mon, 16 Apr 2007, Dell'Anna Michele (TERNA) wrote:

> I'd like to use a PC with Windows 2000 and Cygwin installed as a Font
> Server.
> I added the fonts path to /etc/X11/fs/config but when I try to start xfs
> service I receive
> the following message:
> "FontTransmkdir: Owner of /tmp/.font-unix should be set to root
> I searched in mailing list but I didn't find nothing usefull.
> Anybody could help me?

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