xterm fontsize

Igor Pechtchanski pechtcha@cs.nyu.edu
Wed Jun 16 22:38:00 GMT 2004

On Wed, 16 Jun 2004, Chris W wrote:

> How do you change the font size in xterm? I tried adding a -fs option in
> the startxwin.bat file but it doesn't seem to have any effect.

To change the size dynamically: Ctrl-RightClick should give you a menu.
To change the default font size statically, use the -fn option with the
appropriate font name (I use 10x20) or edit ~/.Xdefaults.
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