I had installed a few programs prior to the problem (Eclipse, NetBeans, and Flash plugin for firefox) then rebooted only to be presented with a nice: Could not init font path Affecting: xfonts-core (Ubuntu) Filed here by: Keith When: 2005-09-16 Assigned: 2006-01-13 Completed: 2005-09-16 Target Distribution Baltix BOSS Juju Charms Collection Elbuntu Guadalinex Guadalinex Edu Kiwi Linux nUbuntu PLD Linux Tilix tuXlab Wife Works in LA. Gavinnf View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by Gavinnf Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page Search this Thread Advanced his comment is here
Closing log file. It was tested completly headless as in no monitor but it also ran dual with my TV handling HDMI and my PC (WindowsXP) running VNC and that was both TightVNC and Please send the original configuration (before you edited it) and the original log with the first error Matt Zimmerman (mdz) wrote on 2005-09-24: #5 *** Bug 22399 has been marked as service -s showed and still shows 'xfs (pid 5053) is running...' gtzpower View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by gtzpower 09-14-2006, https://www.raspberrypi.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=39722&p=326695
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Cast off the Microsoft shackles Jan 2005 Offline #4 2007-04-28 20:14:58 sh__ Member Registered: 2005-07-19 Posts: 271 Re: Xorg Fails to Start: Could Not Open Default Font 'Fixed' $ grep -r Open Source Communities Subscriptions Downloads Support Cases Account Back Log In Register Red Hat Account Number: Account Details Newsletter and Contact Preferences User Management Account Maintenance My Profile Notifications Help Log I got the font path by running xset q and getting the value of "Font Path:". Font Directory '/usr/share/fonts/x11/speedo/' Not Found - Ignoring Somewhere Registered: 2006-01-06 Posts: 302 Website Re: Xorg Fails to Start: Could Not Open Default Font 'Fixed' Hi Guys, thanks for the help.
Certainly not; it hasn't been fixed yet. Could Not Open Default Font 'fixed' Centos This is a good one to start with! Open Source Communities Subscriptions Downloads Support Cases Account Back Log In Register Red Hat Account Number: Account Details Newsletter and Contact Preferences User Management Account Maintenance My Profile Notifications Help Log check that How to include multimedia files in beamer What's the difference between ls and la?
This should reset when you reboot. Please Set Correct Fontpath In The Tightvncserver Script. Are you new to LinuxQuestions.org? Please attach /etc/X11/xorg.conf and /var/log/Xorg.0.log from the failing configuration Stefano Costa (steko) wrote on 2005-09-24: #2 xorg.conf from my breezy that makes x crash Edit (8.4 KiB, text/plain) Created an attachment I started backtracking and found that it had been commented out of the font path in xorg.conf.
Diagnostic Steps Booting the system in runelvel 5 or runing the startx command from runlevel 3 produces the error messages. http://askubuntu.com/questions/648819/couldnt-start-xtightvnc-trying-default-font-path-vncserver Count the characters - bit by bit! Could Not Open Default Font 'fixed' Tightvnc It doesn't seem to occur with just kubuntu. Could Not Open Default Font 'fixed' Ubuntu I would edit /etc/network/interfaces and under the wlan0 block add the following line: dns-nameservers 126.96.36.199 188.8.131.52 Then do an apt-get update then run any installs like apt-get install xfonts-base share|improve this
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Last edited by mac57 (2007-04-27 23:43:29) Cast off the Microsoft shackles Jan 2005 Offline #2 2007-04-28 05:18:06 Snowman Developer/Forum Fellow From: Montreal, Canada Registered: 2004-08-20 Posts: 5,212 Re: Xorg Fails to Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the Having a problem logging in? weblink All rights reserved.
Couldn't start Xtightvnc process. 31/10/13 12:06:39 Xvnc version TightVNC-1.3.9 31/10/13 12:06:39 Copyright (C) 2000-2007 TightVNC Group 31/10/13 12:06:39 Copyright (C) 1999 AT&T Laboratories Cambridge 31/10/13 12:06:39 All Rights Reserved. 31/10/13 12:06:39 Couldn't Start Xtightvnc; Trying Default Font Path. I do remember something about having to change the port from the default. Luvxu 1 members found this post helpful.
Thanks again. bzlaskar View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by bzlaskar View Blog 06-01-2016, 12:55 PM #6 Gavinnf LQ Newbie Registered: Jun Phew after making the above changes , I am able to use GUI Thanks B Zaman L 1 members found this post helpful. Xfonts-base Log Out Select Your Language English español Deutsch italiano 한국어 français 日本語 português 中文 (中国) русский Customer Portal Products & Services Tools Security Community Infrastructure and Management Cloud Computing Storage JBoss
Cheers. Resolution You can find out the correct font path by running the following command while logged in to the console of your computer:.xset q This will list information about your X Open Source Communities Comments Helpful 1 Follow X server fails to start with error - Fatal server error: could not open default font 'fixed' Solution Verified - Updated 2014-06-30T20:47:17+00:00 - English check over here RealVNC, VNC and RFB are trademarks of RealVNC Limited.
I have done a "find" on my whole partition - there is no font file called "fixed*" at all on the system. working on it right now. so I added it by sudo ln -s ../../../share/X11/fonts/misc and now it works perfectly. vncserver -fp "/usr/share/fonts/X11/misc,/usr/share/fonts/X11/Type1,built-ins" which seems to just pass it through to the underlying Xvnc4 server invocation.
Whilst this may answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here (including why this will work), and provide a link for reference. –Steve I want to share it just in case someone else will run into the same problem. It appears that one of my Ubuntu updates wandered onto my Arch partition and kindly updated parts of XFCE4, leaving the whole completely unworkable. Database Learn installation and configuration of databases like Oracle, My SQL, Postgresql, etc including many other related tutorials in Linux.
My specific command isCode: Select allvncserver :1 -geometry 1280x800 -depth 16 -pixelformat rgb565
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could not open default font 'fixed' Solution: This error comes up because the tigervnc services are unable to locate the default font as required to start It will run tightvncserver as per my .log file. McClane is a NYPD cop.
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