Re: [jasspa] system wide font size
- Jon Green wrote:
> Christof Boeckler wrote:A good place to start is newuser.emf this is the start up that
>> Hi all,
>> I would like to enlarge the system wide font size for ME on Solaris.
>> The new 19 inch TFTs in our computer lab make the default font size (15
>> pt) look very tiny.
>> According to change-font(2) I could set thing up in my personal
>> .Xdefaults file, but I see no way to do that in a system wide ME global
>> setup file (I installed ME there) for all users. Otherwise most people
>> will refuse to consider ME a useful tool.
>> Gruß / Regards
> Sounds like you are sysadmin on this - why not edit me.emf and add a
> little start-up macro that:
> a) Sets the font to new default.
> b) Checks the users .Xdefaults file for a "MicroEmacs.font" entry, if it
> does not exist then adds one (or creates the file if it does not exist).
> I like option b) better than a) because it will not cause any re-sizze
> anomalies and allows the user to change it themselves and not get your
> default as part of the start-up.
> Now I'm sure that writing a macro for b) is going to be fairly easy -
> but a little late for me at the moment.
> find-file ~/.Xdefaults
> search-forward "^MicroEmacs.font"
> if it does not exist
> insert-string "MicroEmacs.font ..."
> save the file
> kill-buffer ".Xdefault"
configures the environment for a new user. You can probably just change
the font and force it into the session - probably easier than above.