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- From: Chris Taylor <chris at equate dot dyndns dot org>
- To: Oliver Vecernik <spam at vecernik dot at>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 01 Dec 2005 10:21:52 +0000
- Subject: Re: font
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Oliver Vecernik wrote:
I'd like to use Courier New as font for Cygwin, but the only choices
I've got are Lucida Console and Rasterschriftart. One solution is to use
PuTTY to connect via ssh to localhost, but I think this is a bit of
overkill. Is there another posiibility?
Yes. Don't use the cmd-based cygwin interface.
Install the rxvt package with setup, then use something like the
following (I suggest creating a shortcut):
C:\cygwin\bin\rxvt.exe -sl 10000 -sr +sk -si -sw -fg Green -bg Black -e
/bin/bash --login -i
Use the man pages and other docs to find out what the various options
mean and how to change the font.
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