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Old 06-29-2005, 09:40 AM   #1
kornerr
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How to increase font size in EmacsX?


Emacs for X11.
Font is very small. How to increase it? Can I choose other font (Arial, Bitsreams Vera Sans)?

Thanks.
 
Old 06-29-2005, 02:57 PM   #2
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ok i don't know if this is xemacs or just emacs configured for x ???
but i only know emacs anyway
there are lots of ways
you can specify a fixed width font when you start it (emacs --font *fixed-bold-r-*-15-*-*)
or put that in ~/.Xresources like
emacs.font: *fixed-bold-r-*-15-*-*
read it in for testing with xrdb ~/.Xresources
is read at login otherwise
or easier still use the point and click thing
Options-> mule -> set fontset (doesn't seem to be able to save this though but you can see the options and look up how to write them with xfontsel)
 
Old 06-29-2005, 11:50 PM   #3
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Thanks, foo_bar_foo.
 
  


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