Visit Our UNIX and Linux User Community

Full Discussion: CDE Fonts
Operating Systems Solaris CDE Fonts Post 302325801 by sbk1972 on Tuesday 16th of June 2009 07:49:24 AM
Old 06-16-2009
CDE Fonts

Hi gurus,

Interesting little problem here. IVe got an Xmanager installed on my PC. I use it to connect to the DTlogin / CDE sessions I have running on a number of solaris servers.

If I connect to server A, I get the login server, which I log into as root, I then start a terminal session, and the fonts used within the terminal are small. I log out and log into a different server, server B, I get the login in screen, which I log into as root, start a terminal session and the fonts within that terminal are different, i.e. bigger ?

So, where in the world of /usr/dt do I adjust the default font size / type ? So where server B has a different setting that is used when you start a terminal session up within CDE.

Any ideas ?

Ive checked and compared both /.dtprofile and .dt directories. Ive even checked the /usr/dt/config on both servers. So, where do you choose trhe fonts ?

UPDATE - found it, the root directory isnt in / and is under /usr/export/root !!!! Therefore I was looking at the wrong location. Seems like the application requires it to be in a different location, but you wrongly assume its under / The area I was looking for was ~/.dt/sessions/current.


SBK

Last edited by sbk1972; 06-16-2009 at 10:11 AM..
 

8 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting

1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Printer fonts

Hi, I have a Barcode printer. It's defined as a remote printer on the system. The /etc/lp/interface/<printer> file is printing has a part that enables Hebrew printing. For some reason the Printer is printing in a very small font. I'll attach the interface file: #!/usr/bin/sh # /* @(#)... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sunbird
3 Replies

2. Linux

Installing new fonts

Hi All, I'm running RH 7.3 and wish to install new fonts on the box ? What are the steps in downloading and installing new fonts ? Thanks, KENT (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: kxchen_home
3 Replies

3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Fonts?

NEWBIE HERE...by default, where are the font files located (ttf's) (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: geek01
1 Replies

4. Solaris

Fonts on SunOS 5.6

I work in a SunOS server. I want to check which is the default font. Actually I need to check which font is using right now in Terminal and how to change it. Please help me suggesting the command set ---------- Post updated 08-23-09 at 12:35 AM ---------- Previous update was 08-22-09 at... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: shoeb
5 Replies

5. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers

Question about X fonts

Hi all! Why the cyrillic fonts which are inside the application window (Openwindows, CDE) displays correct, and the cyrillic font which are top of window (CaptionBar) displays not correct? This is caption of window. !#*?":"^& (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: wolfgang
1 Replies

6. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers

How to migrate Solaris 10 CDE config to HP-UX CDE.

Hello, Do you guys by any chance know what is the best (if any ) way to move CDE configuration from a SOLARIS 10 machine to HP-UX? Just the config (actions, text files etc). Thanks in advance! (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: binary0x01
0 Replies

7. What is on Your Mind?

Categorisation of fonts

This one thing that has been on my mind for at least a decade. At times I need a font for a specific purpose, but there is no designer around to guide me. I go to sites that offer fonts and locate one that I think is suitable. There seems to be no common categorisation however, that offers criteria... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: figaro
5 Replies

8. Solaris

Connect to SunOS CDE from another CDE

I have two CDE desktop accounts on different server (called this CDE#1, CDE#2) on the same network. However, my current setup is connecting to the Solaris CDE#1,CDE#2 via Citrix. My plan is to connect to CD#1 and then somehow connect to CDE#2. How do I do this? I am just a regular user... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: tthach830
0 Replies
ALBATROSS(8)						      System Manager's Manual						      ALBATROSS(8)

NAME
al-session-daemon -- session daemon for Albatross web applications SYNOPSIS
al-session-daemon [-D, --debug] [-h, --help] [-k, --pidfile pid-file] [-p, --port port] [-l, --log log-file] [command] DESCRIPTION
This manual page documents briefly the al-session-daemon command. This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the original program does not have a manual page. al-session-daemon is a daemon that implements a session server for Albatross web applications. It can store simple pieces of information for later retrieval. With the help of this daemon, you can distribute your Albatross web application across several web servers and store the sessions in one place. OPTIONS
A summary of options is included below. -D --debug Write debugging to log. -h --help Display program help. -k --pidfile Record server pid in pid-file, default is /var/run/al-session-daemon.pid. -p --port Listen on port, default is 34343. -l --log Write log to log-file, default is /var/log/al-session-daemon.log. AUTHOR
This manual page was written by Fabian Fagerholm fabbe@debian.org for the Debian system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. ALBATROSS(8)

Featured Tech Videos

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:08 AM.
Unix & Linux Forums Content Copyright 1993-2021. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy