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This is fedora 20 running LXDE using X2GOServer, with X2GO client on windows. I am on a VPS at ramnode.

I assume it's an issue with encoding, but I just can't figure out how to fix it from the command line, and fixing it from the gui is practically impossible since I cant read anything.

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    Most likely you're missing some installed fonts. It's a brute-force solution, but doing yum search fonts and installing anything that seems likely might help. – Tom Hunt Nov 20 '15 at 21:24
  • I just installed XFCE and that works. Should I delete the question - as now I have no real reason to try to find the answer? – user3413723 Nov 20 '15 at 21:25
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    There's no reason to delete the question; someone might come along and say something helpful, and the point of this place is to be a useful database for the future, as well. – Tom Hunt Nov 20 '15 at 21:27
  • Allright. Should I write my workaround solution as an answer? – user3413723 Nov 20 '15 at 21:33
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    If desired. I'm not sure it would be on-topic, though. – Tom Hunt Nov 20 '15 at 21:38

On Arch Linux, install ttf-dejavu

  • Can you elaborate why installing this particular font will fix the problem, please. – roaima Feb 22 '18 at 15:25
  • The OP is on Fedora not Arch Linux. – datUser Feb 22 '18 at 18:13
  • This worked perfectly – anurupr Apr 7 at 17:12

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