Re: [wmii] wmii doesn't work with other font than arial

From: Suraj N. Kurapati <>
Date: Sat, 07 Jun 2008 12:39:33 -0700

Leandro Chescotta wrote:
> Well i solved it i think... maybe wmii doesn't like xft fonts, now i edit my
> wmiirc, and i see that the font size has to do too, with fixed medium at
> size 18 it works great, but with size 16 i have the problem again and the
> font is not recognized...

Try installing the "xfstt" (X Font Server for TrueType fonts)
package and using a TrueType font:

'-*-bitstream vera sans mono-medium-r-*-*-16-*-*-*-*-*-*-*'

This has always worked for me on Ubuntu GNU/Linux.
Received on Sat Jun 07 2008 - 21:40:22 UTC

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