X Fonts

Nicholas Leippe nick at byu.edu
Tue Jun 7 08:57:19 MDT 2005

On Tuesday 07 June 2005 08:41 am, Von Fugal wrote:
> I've had this problem for as long as I've had my laptop. When I use the
> stock "nv" driver, I get nice small fonts and my gkrellm is about half
> the size (very nice) and other things are less intrusive as well.
> However, when using the "nvidia" driver ala the nvidia installer, my
> fonts are suddenly almost double the size. gkrellm becomes larger than I
> would like it and there may be other things, but it's been so long I
> don't remember all that's different. I would really like to find a way
> to have the small fonts again when using the nvidia driver. What would
> cause such a divergence between drivers and how would one go about
> reconciling those differences?

Stab in the dark, but maybe they are computing different dpi.
What dpi is reported by the driver in the X log?


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