Bug#700303: vim-gtk: vim-athena conflicts with vim-gtk

James McCoy jamessan at debian.org
Wed Feb 13 23:04:49 UTC 2013

On Mon, Feb 11, 2013 at 12:29:55PM +0000, Anthony Campbell wrote:
> Following the recent change to vim-athena, gvim was producing a screen
> with very small fonts.

What do you mean by "the recent change to vim-athena"?

> I could no longer change the text font via gfn.

Yes, you can.  For example,

  set guifont=-misc-fixed-*-*-*-*-*-*-100-100-*-*-iso10646-*

vim-athena uses the old-style XLFD fonts (like vim-lesstif did), not
TrueType fonts like vim-gtk/vim-gnome do.

GPG Key: 4096R/331BA3DB 2011-12-05 James McCoy <jamessan at debian.org>
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