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Fonts not displaying well, Linux

I downloaded a set of truetype fonts and copied them to /usr/share/font/truetype, I gave them a 644 permission and did fc-cache -f but they are still not displaying. It is a fixed-width font and I ...
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OS X - Is there a way to change the size of the printing font of the shell?

I could not find an answer for this. I just want to change the size of the font when I print from the shell with e.g. nano. The font is huge.
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Reading setterm dump output in console vs xterm on archlinux

I have generated some dump files from a console gdb -tui sesson on one archlinux box using setterm -dump -file ss.dump. Using a console, I can view these files on two different archlinux boxes. In ...
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installed new otf font but is not listed in terminal

IMPORTANT: I don't have root access to machine I'm working on. I installed otf font in my home directory using ...
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Font characters change to gibberish sporadically in vim

I use vim on a Mac in iTerm2 (ie - not MacVIM) and within a tmux session. I have powerline installed, so that's something to keep in mind. Sometimes, when I'm typing in a particular file, for some ...
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Terminal font looks different (I think some application changed it)

The Terminal font on my computer (Windows 8) is messed up. I think some application I had from earlier changed it to look different. Looks fine in the CMD: Everywhere else, ugly: So, how do I ...
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OS X or X11 terminal emulator supporting proportional fonts

Does anybody know of a terminal emulator for Mac OS X supporting proportional fonts? Preferably a native app, otherwise for X11. Preferably with correct line-wrapping at the window edge, not at a ...
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How to check which font the system uses?

Is there a terminal command which allows me to see which font is used in a Linux terminal window?
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Is there way to change font size in putty using the wheel in mouse or contrl +/- key?

I love using Putty as a ssh terminal in Window. But what I don't like about it is that it doesn't allow me to change font using shortcut or a mouse. Is there a way(or plugin) to change the font size ...
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Change font of the virtual terminal in Fedora

Typically, I can change the terminal's font via Edit->Preference->General and pick a font. But my problem is, the fonts available in the Preference->General is too limited, the font that I ...
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Customize text editor and terminal to use non-monospaced fonts without the horrible results?

I want to experiment with all fonts, including those that aren't mono-spaced. I understand the reason for using monospaced fonts, but frankly they don't seem legitimate to me. For instance, one ...
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Which is the best font for Console/Terminal/Command Prompt in Linux/Windows? [closed]

I have seen Consolas as very good programming font. But I don't think the same font looks very good in Console and Terminal. Any other suggestions ?
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Configuring fonts for xterm, urxvt, emacs and others

I've recently started using xmonad as my window manager. I also decided to use urxvt as the default terminal, since it is supposed to be lightweight. Most applications that give a font configuration ...
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Command line Linux: Better Font?

I'm looking for a way to get a nicer font (Times New Roman or whathaveyou) on my command-line text-only system. That's right, I'm talking about a system without a window manager, and without X. I'm ...
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VS 2010 command prompt default settings?

I've got a problem with VS command prompt - it keeps using the wrong settings for fonts in the window. When I launch the command prompt via start -> run it works fine, when I launch my app directly ...
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How can I get the Terminal raster font to display alt codes in a text editor?

I am working on a project that includes making some ASCII art, except it isn't true ASCII art since I am using a far amount of Windows Alt codes to make it. Anyways, I wanted to make sure that as I ...