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Old 08-14-2007, 12:07 PM   #1
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fonts & xwin mgrs

Installed Slackwar 12. All well but!, any window manager kde, xfce, etc. create small unreadable font. xorg.conf is correct. KDE has largest print but is unsatisfactory. Found a couple of scripts in /etc/X11/apps-default which are possibly related to this but my Xwin talents are not recent enough to begin thrashing about. Need some help.
Old 09-29-2007, 05:16 PM   #2
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The solution requires modification to xorg.conf, establishing ~/.gtkrc-2.0 with a font size (and type), and modifications to Desktop, Panel Manager, User Interface, and Window Manager preferences under Settings.


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