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Thread: Some System Characters turned into boxes

  1. #1
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    Unhappy Some System Characters turned into boxes

    Hello,
    I have changed the font of the system
    but I had a problem
    take a look please



    everything is ok
    ( apt-get clean / apt-get update / apt-get upgrade / apt-get dist-upgrade )
    I did everything but the problem persists



    Please help me.
    thank you for your time.

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    Seems like I've seen a thread on this before, in one of the forums. Don't recall the commands, but it involved rebuilding the font cache.

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    Quote Originally Posted by grid View Post
    Seems like I've seen a thread on this before, in one of the forums. Don't recall the commands, but it involved rebuilding the font cache.
    YESS True .. PROBLEM SOLVED by rebuilding fo
    fc-cache -f
    Thank you very much

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    No problem...seems this issue has hit a few people recently.

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    Found this on a post that worked for me,

    apt --reinstall install fonts-cantarell

    and then restart.
    Last edited by ASGR; 2016-06-19 at 12:20.

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