Menu font sizes

James Richard Tyrer tyrerj at
Thu Dec 30 21:15:07 GMT 2004

David Corbin wrote:
> On Thursday 30 December 2004 14:56, James Richard Tyrer wrote:
>>David Corbin wrote:
>>>I'm running KDE 3.3.1.  Despite having set the fonts to use in the
>>>control center, most KDE applications show another (tiny) font for my
>>>menu.  Other applications (Eclipse, Mozilla, etc.) show the fonts I've
>>>selected in the control center.
>>>Any ideas on how to correct this?
>>It might be possible that it is a font specific bug.
> Meaning?  

That the problem won't occur if you use another font.

> The control center shows me the correct font.  I've chosen 
> "Helvetica 13".

If this is the bit mapped Helvetica that comes with X, this is probably 
the problem.  If you have the URW fonts installed, try: "Nimbus Sans L" 
and see if that fixes the problem.

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