Re: [dev] [st] xft

From: Peter Hartman <>
Date: Wed, 19 Sep 2012 21:29:18 -0400

What was wrong with -f commandline switch from the xft branch? Half
the point is to avoid having to compile a unique binary per font. But

2012/9/19 Christoph Lohmann <>:
> Greetings.
> Attached is a port of the xft branch to the current tip of st. It will
> activate xft support and more fonts than just corefonts. I really tried
> to find corefonts that would look good and represent nearly all unicode
> characters – it's impossible.
> Please report back if it works. I will then simply apply it.
> config.h:
> #define FONT "DejaVu Sans Mono:pixelsize=12"
> #define BOLDFONT FONT ":weight=bold"
> #define ITALICFONT FONT ":slant=italic,oblique"
> #define ITALICBOLDFONT BOLDFONT ":slant=italic,oblique"
> Sincerely,
> Christoph Lohmann

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