RE: Damn! I've f*@#ed X! Help.

Bruce Richardson (
Thu, 14 Jan 1999 22:13:40 -0000

Andrew Sullivan:
>> Fatal server error:
>> could not open default font 'fixed'
>Looks like one of the RPMs you didn't think you needed had some necessary
>fonts on it.

No, they seem to be there.  The loss of a font shouldn't crash X.  I think 
I've done something that (amongst other things, perhaps) breaks the font 
server.  The annoying thing is, it could have been an upgrade rather than a 
removal that did it.