[PC-BSD Testing] Issue with gvim and font

Grégoire Welraeds gregoire.welraeds at i-logs.com
Mon Apr 12 06:48:51 PDT 2010


On Monday 12 April 2010 11:41:39 am Kris Moore wrote:
> On 04/12/2010 13:33, Grégoire Welraeds wrote:
> >   Cannot start GUI, no valid font found
> 
> Found this online:
> 
> http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-questions/2007-June/152486.html
> 
> Was able to make gvim work here by doing the following:
> 
> cp /usr/local/share/vim/vim72/gvimrc_example.vim /home/<user>/.gvimrc
> 
> Then edit .gvimrc, and un-comment the first line about x-font:
> 
> " set the X11 font to use
> set guifont=-misc-fixed-medium-r-normal--14-130-75-75-c-70-iso8859-1
> 
> Save, and start gvim again, seems to work OK now :)
Hi Kris,

Thank you for answering me so quickly. 
I confirm the fix. I was also able to start gvim. I still have the below 
warning when gvim starts, but I don't mind as long as it starts. :-)

# gvim
:1: error: unexpected character `\1', expected keyword - e.g. `style'
#

Thank you. 

Grégoire.



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