Larger fonts + ClearType

Holger Krull
Wed Apr 11 12:15:00 GMT 2007

Gleb Belov schrieb:
> I have a high resolution on my laptop and I would like to have larger
> fonts in menus etc. I tried to consult XFree86 website but no idea...

Start Xwin with -dpi 120 (if that is to large try 100)

> Moreover, it seems like the ClearType setting works for XWin fonts, too.
> At least for
> Times. It looks fine, but is it intended?

I can only guess here. But i assume that fonts are drawn with the render
 extension which uses windows functions, and that could lead to the use
of clear type.

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