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Old 10-26-2008, 02:32 PM   #1
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Changing default tty font

How can the default console (tty, NOT xterm) font be permanently changed?

I tried the setfont command, but it does not act from scratch, as the login message font still remains the same. Besides, after changing the font with the syntax

setfont alt-8x8 # or something similar

as soon as I switch to the X environment (ALT+F7) and then switch back to a tty I find the font has returned to its default (the same as the login message one).
I then have to launch the setfont command again; this can be obviously done very quickly with an alias (provided no other commands are running), but I'd like a more neat and proper solution.

Thanks for any help.
Old 10-31-2008, 02:34 PM   #2
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No ideas at all?


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