LinuxQuestions.org
Go Job Hunting at the LQ Job Marketplace
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
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.

Notices



Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 07-27-2003, 03:41 PM   #1
BlinkEye
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Distribution: gentoo
Posts: 71

Rep: Reputation: 15
Question Mozilla 1.4 and incorrect font layout


redhat 8, kernel 2.4.20-19.8

i just installed mozilla 1.4 but have still the same problem as before:
on many pages i have lines that are barely readable - it's like some millimeters of the line have been cut off or the line has been fold.

any ideas?

i haven't found any solution yet - so maybe you could give me a hint.
 
Old 07-27-2003, 03:52 PM   #2
Mara
Moderator
 
Registered: Feb 2002
Location: Grenoble
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 9,539

Rep: Reputation: 149Reputation: 149
In your Preferences, Font settings, try to set minimum font size (10,12,14, depends on your resolution).
 
Old 07-27-2003, 04:12 PM   #3
Corin
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: Jette, Brussels Hoofstedelijk Gewest
Distribution: Debian sid, RedHat 9, Suse 8.2
Posts: 446

Rep: Reputation: 30
Is it just mozilla which is affected?

If you are also having problems with the font in other GTK applications,
fire up gnome-font-properties, check the sizes for the font properties
there, and also click on the DETAILS button in the bottom right of
the panel to get a new panel Font Rendering Properties and check
that the value for Resolution is set correctly for your monitor.
 
Old 07-28-2003, 09:29 AM   #4
BlinkEye
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Distribution: gentoo
Posts: 71

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
Thumbs down

thanks for your help. but I gave up mozilla - instead I'm now using the (kde) konqueror. it uses AA fonts and permits more settings to be done.

greets
BlinkEye
 
  


Reply


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
Mozilla and font sizes TheGr81 Linux - Software 17 04-08-2005 02:18 PM
Mozilla V1.4: How to match font in V1.2? mfeat Red Hat 5 09-19-2003 04:01 PM
problems with font (in X) and layout in console lafuma Slackware 3 04-25-2003 11:10 AM
Font problem in mozilla Garfi Linux - Software 1 03-21-2003 10:46 AM
mozilla layout acid_kewpie LQ Suggestions & Feedback 3 10-02-2001 04:51 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:05 AM.

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