Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.


  Search this Thread
Old 01-19-2004, 04:14 PM   #1
Registered: Dec 2003
Location: SE US
Distribution: Debian Sarge/SID, Mepis
Posts: 47

Rep: Reputation: 15
Eterm Questions and Config??? post your .cfg file???


I have read posts about Eterm until my head is about to explode. I installed from source and that didn't go so well. So i installed a Slack package from (i use slack current).

All is almost well. in my~/.Eterm folder under themes i have been playing around with the user.cfg file. And for the life of me i can't seem to change the font. Finally got it to change to a larger size but not a different font.

Also, i have been able to make it borderless but i can't figure out how to get it to open at a specific place. Can i define an X/Y variable of somekind to get it to open at a particular space on the screen.

Also, whenever i open Eterm it opens to a random background..sometimes marble, sometimes some ugly read thing. them when i try to use the menus to chage it it won't change. I don't have a background photo specified in my ~/fluxbox user.cfg file. I would just like a plain black background. I would also like for the menus to work to change the background should i decide to. Can i make the main font be green?

If you have a really cool config you dig. Could you post your file here so others can get some ideas from ya?

Thanks alot everyone and Peace,


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Esetroot (Eterm) error - starting Eterm in transparent mode? nimcha Linux - Software 2 07-14-2007 05:58 AM
Eterm config file edM Slackware 3 10-13-2005 10:28 AM
Kernel Config File Questions Eklipz Linux - Newbie 2 12-12-2004 02:10 PM
Config file distribution & NFS (2 questions) ghight Linux - Networking 1 12-22-2003 01:31 PM
Eterm - 2 short questions duaux Linux - Software 1 08-19-2002 07:10 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:50 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration