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Hey, I have a problem starting vncserver: Xvnc version 4.0 - built Feb 11 2009 13:40:03 Underlying X server release 60801000, The X.Org Foundation Wed Aug 18 17:20:06 2010 vncext: ...
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    Problem starting vnc server


    Hey,
    I have a problem starting vncserver:
    Xvnc version 4.0 - built Feb 11 2009 13:40:03
    Underlying X server release 60801000, The X.Org Foundation


    Wed Aug 18 17:20:06 2010
    vncext: VNC extension running!
    vncext: Listening for VNC connections on port 5901
    vncext: Listening for HTTP connections on port 5801
    vncext: created VNC server for screen 0
    error opening security policy file /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/xserver/SecurityPolicy
    Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/misc/, removing from list!
    Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/TTF/, removing from list!
    Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/Type1/, removing from list!
    Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/CID/, removing from list!
    Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/100dpi/, removing from list!

    Fatal server error:
    could not open default font 'fixed'
    /home/vnc/.vnc/xstartup: line 9: xsetroot: command not found
    /home/vnc/.vnc/xstartup: line 12: twm: command not found
    vncconfig: unable to open display "eee.eddd:1"
    xterm Xt error: Can't open display: eee.eddd:1
    Any ideas?

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    It's telling you it can't find any fonts, nor can it find teh xsetroot command. Check to see if you have any fonts in /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts. perhaps you need to install some font packages, or change the path to the fonts in your config.

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