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Is it possible to change font size differently according to language in Emacs?

I'm looking forward to a way to change font size in Emacs. I can change easily "all" font size like this: (set-face-attribute 'default nil :family "Consolas" :height 110) But I want to change font ...
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Inconsistent emacs font height for unicode mathematical symbols

When inserting uncommon mathematical unicode symbols (normally through font-lock-add-keywords), I experience this issue that when my default font does not have a particular character, another font ...
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Different font size when running emacs and emacsclient

In my .emacs file, I setup font size like: (set-default-font "Source Code Pro 10") If I run emacs as standalone program, i.e. emacs aFile.c, the font size looks correct. But if I run emacs using ...
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Emacs (gui) font resets on startup

I have tried the following at the very end of my Emacs init file: (set-frame-font "DejaVu Sans Mono-6") (set-default-font "DejaVu Sans Mono-6") (set-face-attribute 'default nil :font "DejaVu Sans ...
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Why is emacs not running (set-face-attribute …) in init.el, even though the rest of the buffer is executed?

I've got (set-face-attribute 'default nil :height 100) in my init.el because I find the default font size a little too large. However, it doesn't get executed when emacs is loaded. I don't have an ...
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Fonts look thinner in gtk application when not using gnome

The fonts in gtk applications such as emacs or gedit look thinner than in other applications when I use awesome as windows manager. Switching back to unity solve the problem. For instance DejaVu Sans ...
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Set the default font in Emacs daemon on OSX

I'd like to change the default font in Cocoa Emacs on OSX. I know that in X11 emacs, one can just configure the defaults in an XResources file and they will apply to all frames. In Windows, it's ...
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GTK+ 3 Menu configuration for Emacs

I don't like the GTK based emacs (Screenshot #1) and still prefer the tradition emacs (Screenshot #2), which I get from Ubuntu PPA. The fundamental difference is that the tradition emacs looks ...
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Select font (face) for AucTeX section styles

Is there a way to select the font (face) and size for the AucTeX section styles?
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setting monospaced font on Emacs?

I used to use liberation mono font on emacs (on X11) on an Ubuntu system using the following command and it worked great: (custom-set-faces '(default ((t (:inherit nil :stipple nil :background ...
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Font size of emacs in ubuntu

I use emacs in ubuntu and I use Monaco 10 as its default font. However, the font rendering seems a bit odd compared to my gnome terminal with the same font size: It's a bit smaller and not as clear as ...
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How do I make Emacs honor ~/.fonts.conf?

I am running Ubuntu 10.10 and I've installed the emacs-snapshot package via apt-get. When I run this Emacs, it honors my ~/.fonts.conf file. (I can tell because the fonts change if I remove the file.) ...
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How to make fonts smooth and readable in Debian/Ubuntu?

What is the best, most foolproof way of getting nice font rendering in Linux? Currently, I am experiencing thin, ugly fonts (shown below). I have wasted too much time tweaking fonts.conf, and I have ...
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How to find out current font used in my Emacs?

How to find out current font used in my Emacs? I'm using GNU Emacs 23.2.1 (x86_64-apple-darwin, NS apple-appkit-1038.29) of 2010-05-08 on black.local `
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emacs won't start due to “No fonts match `Inconsolata-12'”

Several weeks ago, I tried to customize my default font face Emacs 21.4.1 running on CentOS 5.5, and now emacs won't start. emacs will start with the -fn flag. However, I can't find where ...
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Font rendering with dual monitors

I use Debian with GNOME on a laptop with an external VGA monitor. Emacs has a problem with font rendering. As you can see in the image below, some characters are "transformed" when the cursor is ...
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How can I change the emacs unicode font?

I'm using Emacs 23 on OS X, and I am able to change the font that is used for standard keyboard characters, but I've noticed that when I use non-English unicode characters (such as Japanese Kanji or ...
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In Emacs, how does one add custom TrueType fonts to ps-print?

I'm customizing Emacs to print to PostScript with custom faces. I've found this reference, which explains how to add Helvetica. To emacs ps-print. I'm trying to use Consolas, so I used the following ...
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Setting default font in Emacs

I'm using emacs 23.2.1 with quack on Linux and trying to set my default typeface to Inconsolata Medium 13. It is installed on my system (debian sid) and can be set manually per buffer in emacs. ...
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Can't export emacs display on ssh

local_machine:$> ssh myself@external_machine_ip_address -p specific_port -X external_machine:$> echo $DISPLAY localhost:10.0 external_machine:$> emacs Warning: Cannot convert string ...
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Emacs font settings not working in new frame

I'm trying to get comfortable with emacs. I installed emacs starter kit. Now I'm trying to customize fonts. In ~/.emacs.d/init.el I did (set-frame-font ...
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How to use a downloaded TrueType font with Emacs and Vim under Windows 7?

I downloaded the DejaVu font, and installing the TrueType (.ttf) files to C:\WINDOWS\Fonts enabled me to use them in EmEditor. How can I make Vim and Emacs to use this font as the default?
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Telugu (unicode) font rendering in emacs

I sometimes edit text in telugu language. However, when I open the file (UTF-8 encoded) in GNU emacs (version 23.1.50.1 on Ubuntu Jaunty) the text rendering is incorrect. The same text file opened in ...
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Linux: No fonts match '9x15' when starting emacs

I get the message No fonts match '9x15' when trying to run emacs and a linux box. I messed something up a while back, but I do not know how to fix this issue. Any ideas?
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How to change the font in Emacs for Windows?

I'm following this Lisp tutorial, which provides you with a Lisp interpreter and Emacs to make setting stuff up easier. However, I want to change the font, and everything Google has given me involves ...
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How to make unicode characters visible in Emacs?

When I open a file with some UTF-8 text in it the characters show up as boxes. I think I have a font missing, because I can safely edit these boxes and the changes will turn out correctly when I look ...