Re: (SOLVED) Huge fonts in openoffice.org user interface
On Wed, 21 Feb 2007 10:18:40 +0100
"Dan H." <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Still gnawing my teeth on this problem I googled again, and found this
> snippet by Liam O'Toole. Ironically this had come up in the very
> thread I created, but must have got buried in the many other posts on
> this list (does anybody know how to automatically mark whole threads,
> and new contributions to them, as "Important" in Thunderbird?).
Because I heard no more from you, I assumed you'd fixed it. A quiet
user is usually a happy user :-)
> Now of course the next interesting question is out of which hat Gnome
> pulls its 96dpi idea.
That value is arbitrarily chosen by the GNOME people. It has been
argued that GNOME should use the same value as the resolution of the X
server instead, but to no avail.