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Old 03-05-2005, 10:16 AM   #1
lp449
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TTF fonts and GTK1/2


Hello everyone

I've just successfully installed TTF fonts on my box they appear to be installed correctly because I can use them in all of my programs, but there is one thing bugging me ...
In GTK1 and GTK2 applications fonts are really big and bold, I don't know where to look for a file to change the font size. Tried asking google but no results ....

Could anyone help me?
 
Old 03-05-2005, 10:22 AM   #2
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the .gtkrc file can specify fonts...

gtk-font-name="helvetica 14"

for gtk+2.0 the file is called .gtkrc-2.0
I just have one symlinked to the other on mine and that works fine. Or run the gnome control centre and change the font on that.
 
  


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