Recently created font problem - anyone see similar?

Andrew Z ahziem1 at
Thu Mar 2 19:35:48 CST 2006

Dr J A Gow <J.A.Gow <at>> writes:

> 	I found that the following patch, committed to CVS on 23/02/06
> at 20:33:06 made all my Wine system fonts squashed up and unreadable, which
> in turn made a mess of formatting in some dialog boxes. I backed the
> patch out from a current tree and the problem went away. Anyone else see
> this behaviour? I am wondering what the purpose of this patch is as
> the fonts were quite OK before it was committed, and now they are
> completely unreadable on this system. Any thoughts before I submit a
> patch to put this back the way it was?

I had this problem too:

I like the old behavior, and I don't like the solution of copying the fonts to
the /usr/share/fonts because I want to be able to build WINE from source and run
it from ~/wine without root permission (to install the fonts).


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