Hoary, Ugly fonts in some apps...

'Forum Post ulist at gs1.ubuntuforums.org
Fri Jan 13 17:40:13 UTC 2006

Wrt Xresources,

xrdb -query

will tell you if Xft.dpi is set.

To refresh without restarting X, you can change the dpi in

However, odd things happen, and there is a bug lurking here.  If I just
open and close the font manager, it sets Xft.dpi to 96.00000.  If I to
into the details and close, it sets to 75 from my .Xresources file.

When I do restart X, I wonder what will happen...

Emacs is still a little slow to startup, but doesn't give me messages

> Unable to load font
> -misc-fixed-medium-r-normal--11-81-100-100-c-0-iso8859-1

> Unable to load font
> -misc-fixed-medium-r-normal--13-98-100-100-c-0-iso8859-1 [5 times]


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