[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#284229: Bug#284229: Bug#284229: bug #284229
On lun, 2007-09-17 at 20:26 -0400, Michael Gilbert wrote:
> > Security Tab / Configure X server / Command
> the point i was making there is that gnome ignores the dpi setting set
> there, and always uses 100 dpi. maybe xfce should do the same?
Well, maybe there's another place where gnome sets the DPI. I don't
know, I don't use it.
> > I don't think there's bug lying in Xfce, so maybe we can close this
> i still think this is a bug. why does gnome behave differently than
Maybe you should ask a gnome maintainer.
> for example, if dpi is set to 50 in gdm, xfce will have a
> really small font, but gnome will still have a normal-sized font (and
> it will still say it used a 50x50 dpi resolution in
If you change dpi settings it *must* change the font size. If it
doesn't, you found a bug.
In gnome and Xfce, can you do:
xdpyinfo | grep Resolution
and paste the output?
You can also set dpi with xrandr (only for next started applications).