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Old 05-19-2003, 06:58 PM   #1
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xterm font size and type


ive been trying to change the font on xterm but i cant seem to do it.

i tried

xterm -fn terminal -fs 15

and it still stays at the default font and size. what am i doing wrong?
 
Old 05-19-2003, 09:11 PM   #2
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try modifying the resources in /usr/lib/X11/app-defaults/XTerm

Last edited by AltF4; 05-19-2003 at 09:12 PM.
 
Old 05-23-2003, 06:32 AM   #3
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ok i found out how to change fonts. i needed the name of the font from the 'xlsfonts' cmd result.

but now im having trouble selecting the font. the font i want is monospace.

i did:

xterm -fn -b&h-luxi mono-medium-r-normal--0-0-0-0-m-0-iso8859-9

and it gave me an error. any ideas?
 
Old 05-23-2003, 09:21 PM   #4
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try this:

xterm -fn "-b&h-luxi mono-medium-r-normal--0-0-0-0-m-0-iso8859-9"

mind the <"> :-)
 
Old 05-24-2003, 06:32 PM   #5
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thanks it worked. can you tell im a noob ;x
 
  


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