Xft, X Resources, TrueType Fonts
I can perfectly well start an xterm like this:
xterm -fa "Bitstream Vera Mono" -fs 10
And actually get the Bitstream Vera Mono font in the selected size.
But, xlsfonts and xfontsel don't show anything like this, and trying
XTerm*font: Bitstream Vera Mono
in my .Xresources gets me messages like:
xterm: unable to open font "Bitstream Vera Mono", trying "fixed"....
I've tried '' and "" as quotes around the font name, and didn't get
anywhere. Does anyone know how I can specify a TrueType font in my