default font size

Thomas Dickey
Thu Dec 16 13:50:00 GMT 2004

On Thu, 16 Dec 2004, Josef Dalcolmo wrote:

> Hello,
> the default font size within the xterm, that comes up on the default 
> installation of Cygwin is tiny. I would generally prefer a larger size. 
> How do I increase the font size? (there is no XF86Config file any more).

The default font size for xterm is normally the alias "fixed".
That can be set by a resource value (see the manpage).
The available fonts can be listed with xlsfonts.

Thomas E. Dickey

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