Re: font

Tomas Duewiger (
04 Jan 1999 19:35:28 +0100

Andrew Sullivan <> writes:

> On Sun, 3 Jan 1999, Yuko Jonah wrote:
> > How do i change the fonts from my xiterm. I currently have the default
> >font of 10x20 and want to change it to 9x15.
> You need to use the -fn argument when starting it, and specify a valid
> font of the size you want.  See the man page for details.

Or if you want the font in all xiterms you may can put the resource into
your ~/.Xdefaults or ~/.Xresources file, that works for xterm and should
also do for xiterm (don't got it, can't test it ;-) ) for xterm it would
XTerm*Font:	9x15


Tomas Duewiger