[lug] changing X-fonts

Kevin Fenzi kevin at scrye.com
Thu Jun 29 12:27:45 MDT 2000

>>>>> "Wayde" == Wayde Allen <wallen at boulder.nist.gov> writes:

Wayde> I'd like to keep my current screen resolution 1024x768 screen
Wayde> resolution but be able to adjust font sizes.  I've tried
Wayde> tweaking the xfont server config file, but that doesn't seem to
Wayde> be having the intended affect.  I'm running Debian 2.1.  Any
Wayde> suggestions on where to look?

well, there is no global setting that I know of to change all your
font sizes. ;(

One "trick" you can use is to start your X server with a diffrent
"-dpi" setting... 

ie, 'startx -- -dpi 75' or the like. 

Try playing with that setting and see if it helps. 

Wayde> - Wayde

Kevin Fenzi
MTS, tummy.com, ltd.
http://www.tummy.com/  KRUD - Kevin's Red Hat Uber Distribution

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