Re: Substituting one font for another system-wide?
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On 08/09/07 11:59, Tim Hull wrote:
>> Font server? Who needs to use xfs in 2007?
> I guess I misspoke - I'm just using the default font configuration
> Anyway... I must be misunderstanding something. Or don't recognize
>> Arial's pervasiveness.
>> I know this is going to sound stupid, but couldn't you just install
>> Arial (with the msttcorefonts package)?
> I could, but it looks somewhat ugly in Linux as compared to Bitstream Vera
Ugly? No. xmms (a Gtk 1.2 app) has ugly fonts.
Preferring Bitstream Vera Sans over Arial is just (valid) personal
I compared the two in Abiword and made a window print. Here's the link:
Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson LA USA
Give a man a fish, and he eats for a day.
Hit him with a fish, and he goes away for good!
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