Non English Characters in Gadgets

Ran into this issue recently when adding certain gadgets to a dashboard. Software v 7.5.1. This is not for all gadgets, only ones with a X and Y axis. 

Language is set to English. 

Screen Shot 2018-01-10 at 7.37.31 AM.png

1 answer

1 accepted

1 votes

There is a known bug ticket for this problem in https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JRASERVER-66069

It's not technically a bug in Jira, but we have found that some specific Linux OS instances that host Jira can have this specific problem when specific fonts are not installed.  There is a work-around listed on that page that should be able to resolve this, but you will likely need to be a linux admin and then run these commands in the terminal:

yum install ghostscript
yum install dejavu-fonts-common
yum install dejavu-sans-fonts
yum install dejavu-sans-mono-fonts
yum install motif

Once these are installed that should fix this.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Join to answer
Community showcase
Sarah Schuster
Posted Jan 29, 2018 in Jira

What are common themes you've seen across successful & failed Jira Software implementations?

Hey everyone! My name is Sarah Schuster, and I'm a Customer Success Manager in Atlassian specializing in Jira Software Cloud. Over the next few weeks I will be posting discussion topics (8 total) to ...

2,849 views 12 18
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you
Atlassian Team Tour

Join us on the Team Tour

We're bringing product updates and pro tips on teamwork to ten cities around the world.

Save your spot