[Wine]Re: Specific Font with wine

Mickael R m.ruellan at free.fr
Wed Jul 20 04:55:09 CDT 2005

Hi !

I try to copy my font files to the fake_windows/fonts folder but it 
doesn't change anything !

Anything else, when I run "wine notepad" I can't find my font in the 
font list... Is it normal ?

Is there anything to do to force wine to refresh font list ?

Thanks a lot for your help.


Hiji wrote:
> --- Mickael R <m.ruellan at free.fr> wrote:
>>Hi !
>>I run Wine 20050211 on RedHat 9. I would like run an
>>application which 
>>use 4 specific fonts (.FON under windows).
>>I read the manual
>>follow the instructions. But it seems not working
>>1. I convert .fon files to .bdf and to .pcf. I moved
>>the .pcf files to 
>>/usr/lib/X11/fonts/misc. I'm not sure here to have
>>correct files because 
>>I can't see them in the font manager or in a text
>>editor ! but may be 
>>it's normal ?
>>2. I restart all my system
>>3. The manual says :  Edit the ~/.wine/config file
>>to remove aliases for 
>>the fonts you've just installed.
>>On my system I don't have ~/.wine/config file for
>>users but only one in 
>>/etc/wine/config. But that's not the problem. I
>>can't find any aliases 
>>in my config file !
>>4. I try to create an alias for my font but I'm not
>>sure about the syntax :
>>Alias0 = Omnis Monospace, -Omnis-Monospace-
>>It doesn't change anything...
>>If anyone could help me...
>>Thanks a lot.
> I just copy my fonts into the [fake c
> drive]/windows/fonts folder, and that's it! :)
> Hiji
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