KDE 4 tiny fonts problem

Kevin B. O'Brien zwilnik at zwilnik.com
Tue Jan 22 03:58:07 GMT 2008

Matthew Woehlke wrote:
> Kevin B. O'Brien wrote:
>> I installed KDE 4 to try it out, and when I booted into it every window 
>> had tiny type. so small that I literally could not read anything. I 
>> tried changing the screen resolution, and it is not a resolution issue. 
>> I got to 800 x 600 and still could not read anything. Any ideas of what 
>> the problem is?
> Sounds like your X server has a funny (i.e. wrong) notion of what DPI it 
> should be using. Try fiddling with the 'force font dpi' setting in the 
> font config page (kcontrol or systemsettings, depending on distro and 
> KDE3/KDE4).
Thanks for the idea. but that does not seem to do anything either.

Kevin B. O'Brien         TANSTAAFL
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