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When Xterm starting, true type fonts enabled by default. I have to disable them everytime in xterm menu bar. Maybe there's some parameter for .Xdefaults to disable them permenantly?

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According to the manual, the following should work (in .Xdefaults):

XTerm*vt100.renderFont: false
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