setup and mintty (was Re: New setup.exe release?)
Wed May 25 16:14:00 GMT 2011
On 25/05/2011 11:54 AM, KHMan wrote:
> On 5/25/2011 11:26 PM, Charles Wilson wrote:
>> On 5/25/2011 1:17 AM, Andy Koppe wrote:
>>> On 25 May 2011 05:32, Charles Wilson wrote:
>>>>> Maybe when I get home I'll test out a few...
>>>>> Andale Mono
>>>>> Courier New
>>>>> Lucida Console
>>>>> Vera Sans Mono (or DejaVu LGC Sans)
>>>>> Droid Sans Mono
>>> [snip snip]
>>> Consolas on Windows 7 indeed is much improved.
> Liberation Mono should get a mention too. It is hinted for the small
> font sizes, great for those who prefer old-style crisp hinted glyphs.
> I use it on mintty for Cygwin.
How do you get mintty to see Liberation Mono? I downloaded the family
from redhat, installed it on my w7-x64 machine, made sure it was set to
'show,' and started a fresh mintty, but it still can't find the font.
Even unchecking 'hide fonts based on language settings' in 'font
settings' didn't help (made a lot of other fonts appear, tho).
(For now I'm using Lucida Console)
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