Version 5 of Google Earth was giving me some problems (double-clicking My Places wouldn't work, etc) so I downloaded and installed Version 6.
Most of my problems are now solved, but there's the reappearance of another that seems to be annoying the **** off Linux users all over the web - the terrible fonts GE uses on Linux. From what I can gather it comes down to the QT4 libraries - GE uses its own instead of the system ones. Somebody's even gone to all this trouble:
But it doesn't work on GE6. Does anybody know anything more about how to fix this minor but annoying problem that Google doesn't seem to want to do anything about?