Lets Drop Old Monitors
kbun at xpresso.seaslug.org
Tue Jul 17 19:28:35 UTC 2018
On Tue, 17 Jul 2018, Bmarsh wrote:
> From: Bill Vance <kbun at xpresso.seaslug.org>
> Subject: Re: Lets Drop Old Monitors
> Date: 7/17/18 10:42 AM
> To: Kubuntu user technical support <kubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com>
> On Mon, 16 Jul 2018, Doug wrote:
> > have you tried changing the DPI setting?
> > That is one of two methods of changing font sizes in
> > system
> > settings. Neither of them is anywhere close to working
> > perfectly.
> > the DPI setting changes not just the font size, but also the
> > graphics sizes, at least for all apps that pay attention to this.
> Which, unfortunately, is no guarentee that they'll do a good job
> of it, which is one of the main reasons I'm lobbying for making
> individual adjustments to text, and symbol sizes.
> I don’t much care for the idea of individual adjustments. I really don’t want
> to have to go thru what could be 100 or more ‘adjustments’ every time I switch
> to a new release or download a new app. Just one would do...
With appropriate default values, you shouldn't need to make
more than just a few adjustments, if that many.
and I hate to say
> this but Windows handles different monitors quite well.
Which only says that Linux needs to pull it's head out,
and get to work.
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