Re: xterm question
On Fri, Feb 18, 2011 at 01:26:37PM -0500, Rob Owens wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 09:39:39AM -0800, Mike McClain wrote:
> > On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 02:56:42AM -0500, Chris Jones wrote:
> > uxterm -fn -misc-fixed-medium-*-*-*-14-*-*-*-*-*-*-*
> > I've looked at the man pages for xterm and uxterm and can see that
> > '-fn' sets the font but have yet to find the explaination for the
> > '-*-*-*-14-*-*-*-*-*-*-*' part of that line.
> I got that from xfontsel. I'm not an expert, so there may be a better
> way of describing the font.
man X and search for FONT NAMES. This gives a simple introduction.