[kde-artists] Default font size in toolbars

Jakob Petsovits jpetso at gmx.at
Thu Nov 15 09:18:20 GMT 2007

On Thursday, 15. November 2007, Sebastian K├╝gler wrote:
> I've played around a bit with the fontsizes we're currently defaulting to.
> I've set the toolbar font smaller, to 8 (which is also the size of
> smallestReadableFont). This way, it saves a bit of screen real estate, it
> looks snazzy and it still gives me that warm fuzzy feeling I get when I
> don't have to think about what those beautiful icons mean.

I've got my toolbar fonts set to 8pt since I came to KDE (around 3.2, and I've 
been doing text-under-icons long before KDE 4). Given a correctly configured 
X server (DPI matching your screen) and a not too impaired eyesight (or 
wearing glasses, like me), 8pt is definitely the ideal font size for the 

So, +1 from me.

Thanks for that rather important patch,
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