Re: kde fonts & stuff ...
On Sunday 09 March 2003 12:53 pm, Jeff Elkins wrote:
> On Sunday 09 March 2003 4:42 am, Dave Selby wrote:
> >On Sunday 09 March 2003 7:05 am, Jeff Elkins wrote:
> >> On Saturday 08 March 2003 9:05 pm, Dave Selby wrote:
> >> >I have bought a 15" TFT. I love it, its great. However while
> >> > experimenting I changed some fonts for kde via the conroll centre,
> >> > look & feel, fonts.
> >> >
> >> >This resulted in some huge fonts especially in xterm !
> >> >
> >> >I selected "use defaults" and apply, the fonts are now listed as mainly
> >> >helvetica 12, however although they have changed back in the controll
> >> > center they have not changed back in kde. I have re-booted the system,
> >> >
> >> >any ideas ?
> >> >Dave
> >> It's a fontconfig bug. PITA, but fixable...
> >> http://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=52538
> >> Jeff Elkins
> >> http://www.elkins.org
> >Is there a way round this short of deleting the user and steting him up
> > again ? ie can I copy a part of the users environment from another user ?
> I don't understand. The fix for the bug does not involve deleting any
> users. It involves editing some config files that are mentioned in the URL
> I posted above.
> Jeff Elkins
mmm I tried that, I edited ~/.qt/qtrc and added the line
re-booted x server, no change
In the URL it suggests enableXft should already be there, my ~/.qt/qtrc did
not contain it, it consisted of ..
I also tried modifying
This does not exist in debian
I dont realy know enough about fonts or qt.
My idea of scrapping the user and re-generating was a "last ditch" affair
since I did not get anywhere with these fixes.