l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
L U G O D
 
Next Meeting:
January 6: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
TBD
Latest News:
Nov. 18: Club officer elections
Page last updated:
2004 Apr 29 20:44

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] conditional .gtkrc-2.0
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] conditional .gtkrc-2.0



Create two different files, .gtkrc-2.0-laptop and .gtkrc-2.0-desktop, and
at login, using a script, determine which computer you're connecting from
and make a symlink to .gtkrc-2.0 from the appropriate file!  It's like
magic...

-Mark


On Thu, 29 Apr 2004, Dave Margolis wrote:

> Hello,
>
> I generally run gaim via ssh -X from my computer at home on my computer
> at work.  This works just spiffily except the fonts show up quite a bit
> smaller on my laptop (12" 1024x768) then the do on my actual box at home
> (15" 1024x768).
>
> I tried adding the following to .gtkrc-2.0 to increase the font size:
>
> gtk-font-name = "Lucida Grande 14"
>
> This looks great on the little laptop screen, but HUGE on the desktop
> screen.  It also messes with proportions of the fonts in Mozilla on the
> desktop machine.
>
> Question is this: how can I specify that font declaration just for gaim,
> or better yet, just for gaim when it's running over a remote X session?
>
> Thanks,
> Dave M.
>
>
>
> _______________________________________________
> vox-tech mailing list
> vox-tech@lists.lugod.org
> http://lists.lugod.org/mailman/listinfo/vox-tech
>

-- 
Mark K. Kim
AIM: markus kimius
Homepage: http://www.cbreak.org/
Xanga: http://www.xanga.com/vindaci
Friendster: http://www.friendster.com/user.jsp?id=13046
PGP key fingerprint: 7324 BACA 53AD E504 A76E  5167 6822 94F0 F298 5DCE
PGP key available on the homepage
_______________________________________________
vox-tech mailing list
vox-tech@lists.lugod.org
http://lists.lugod.org/mailman/listinfo/vox-tech



LinkedIn
LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
facebook
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
O'Reilly and Associates
For numerous book donations.