my fonts are too small in xfree how can i make them bigger?

Matthias Benkmann matthias at
Fri Aug 30 15:06:31 PDT 2002

On Fri, 30 Aug 2002 12:17:47 +0000 Steven Stimpson <steven2 at>

> I like to run in 1024x768 but my fonts are so teeny tiny is there any
> way i can edit xf86config and get a bigger font set?
> any info appreciated...

Fonts are mostly a per-application thing under Unix. Are you talking about
xterm? Just put 

XTerm.VT100.font: 10x20

into your ~/.Xresources file.


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