[PD] fontsize linux / windows

bsaylor at macalester.edu bsaylor at macalester.edu
Wed Aug 14 22:52:13 CEST 2002

On a related note, I've noticed that all of the help patches appear to
have been created with a 10-point font, but they come up 12-point..  I
always have to change the font size from 12 to 10 to get them to look


On Wed, Aug 14, 2002 at 04:04:37PM +0200, marius schebella wrote:
> hi
> there is a difference in the fontsize between linux and windows. the same 
> fontsize (10) appears rather small, but ok under windows, and normal (which 
> is bigger) under linux. if i have a patch under windows and want to open 
> under linux, i cannot use it... the box-sizes of the objects seem to stay the 
> same, hmm... no, they get wider. this is compared to canvases of the former 
> iemgui.
> is this a problem of the fonttype? or just the size? or is it the tcl/tk 
> version, that makes the difference? has someone an idea how to solve? what 
> happend to the "pd-font"???
> marius.
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