4

Before I start I have looked around and cannot find a solution to my problem. You may think this is similar to other questions but please read all the way through.

So what I want to do is write a little script that will start a gnome-terminal at a certain position and a certain width and height which I know how to do but what I don't know is how can I zoom in, by that I mean make the text font larger without increasing the size of the window.

I have a little console program and the problem is that it is to small, I want to launch it with a bigger font size so everything looks bigger instead of it just filling the corner of a terminal or instead of the terminal being really little. Thank you!

5

gnome-terminal --help-all is your friend. You can try gnome-terminal --geometry=80x10+x+y --zoom=2 --command="your program". Where zoom=1.0 is the normal size and x & y specify position.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.