Re: [dev] [dwm]: something like the xfce scale all windows feature

From: T Taylor Gurney <>
Date: Fri, 1 Jul 2022 11:58:16 -0500

On Thu, Jun 30, 2022 at 01:09:04PM -0800, Britton Kerin wrote:
> I've got one of the high-res monitors and everything looks really
> tiny. I notec xfce4 has this
> "scale everything by 2" feature that addresses this, what's the
> easiest way to get this in dwm?
> I didn't see any patch saying it does it, might have missed one though
> there are so many now :)

With dwm I just use something like the following, which is in my .xinitrc:

  xrandr --output eDP-1 --scale 0.5

I'm sure there are other ways to do it that make things look nicer, but my
guess is that this is the simplest.

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