SUMMARY - Ghostview 1.5

From: Douglas Chen (
Date: Tue Sep 17 1996 - 20:10:21 CDT

Thank you for your help.

Original post:

>Hi Gurus,
>I installed a copy of ghostview 1.5 on Sparc20 running SunOS4.1.3. Everything
>looked fine till I tried to use it to open a .ps file. I got
>Can't find (or can't open) font file ptmr.gsf for font Times-Roman, Substituting
>Can't find (or can't open) font file pplri.gsf for font Palatino-Italic,
>substituting Ugly
> .
> .
> .
> .
>Can't find (or can't open) font file phvbo.gsf for font Helvetica-BoldOblique,
>substituting Ugly
>What did I do wrong?

All of you point out that a ghostscript fonts is needed (a separate tar file).
I had ghostscript installed but the search path was not set up right. After I
have the search path corrected, it worked fine.

Thanks to


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