Scheduled transaction editor immediately crashes Gnucash

javastead javastead at
Thu Aug 4 21:41:07 EDT 2005

Josh Sled wrote:

> I just package.keyword'ed 1.8.11 and emerged it (why is it still
> masked?), and the dense-calendar works fine here.  The font definition
> from the source code which is not being found by your system (causing
> the assertion failure) is:
>     -adobe-helvetica-bold-r-normal--*-100-*-*-p-*-iso8859-1
> I'm nearly positive this is provided
> by /usr/share/fonts/100dpi/helvB10.pcf.gz, which equery reports ...
> [jsled at phoenix:~]$ equery belongs /usr/share/fonts/100dpi/helvB10.pcf.gz
> [ Searching for file(s) /usr/share/fonts/100dpi/helvB10.pcf.gz in *... ]
> x11-base/xorg-x11-6.8.2-r2 (/usr/share/fonts/100dpi/helvB10.pcf.gz)
> At the same time, I know that line works unmodified with the XFree
> server, which I used to use.  Which X server are you using?
> Does `xlsfonts` report that font being available, or maybe a similar one
> ("-*-helvetica-bold-r-[...]"?)
> ...jsled
That must be it.
I deleted some helvetica fonts because some web sites insisted on using
helvetica with certain browsers and it just looked ugly. 

Anyway, I don't have /usr/share/fonts/100dpi/helvB10.pcf.gz so I'll either
find it somewhere or re-emerge xorg.

Thanks for the help

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