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Re: Fonts (Was: CVS commit: xsrc/external/mit)
On Mon, May 09, 2022 at 17:11:58 +0000, David Holland wrote:
> On Mon, May 09, 2022 at 11:58:12AM +0300, Valery Ushakov wrote:
> > > At higher DPIs, xterm can suitably 'enbolden' spleen that it looks
> > > readable. Allowing it to 'make fonts bold' at lower DPIs obfuscates
> > > the shape of letters too much IMO.
> > Which brings us back to the question of why inflict this onto
> > ourselves by using a font without a bold variant as the default? :)
> Obviously we should carry local patches for all legacy x11 programs
> that don't know how to use modern fonts :-)
http://terminus-font.sourceforge.net/ seems to be a decent option for
a bitmap font. It's under SIL OFL, has good script coverage, a range
of sizes and bold variant. It's the 9front's default font.
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