Ubuntu 8.04.3 LTS server console font on HP Proliant ML110

Has anyone managed to change their 8.04.3 server's default console font to something smaller? - the default is too large for my liking. (A forum serch did not help.) I'm using a HP Proliant ML110 box. ...

Ubuntu Non-English console font, UTF, upstart, 10.10

How to change Linux console font in version 10.10? Currently I get white squares for all non-ASCII characters. I have packages console-setup, console-terminus and fonty-rg installed. How to check whether necessary daemons have started?Forgot to mention:locale command shows every environment variable ...

How to change MS windows console font using C#

I am looking for a sample code that show how to change Microsoft Windows console font.I found a way to add more fonts to console but I could not find how to select this font from the code. ...

HowTo: Console Font Tweaking (Gentoo)

So, when you boot up, your console font kinda looks horrible on most distributions. I am here to help you fix it on Gentoo based distros. This will work on Gentoo, Funtoo, Sabayon, and any distro based on Gentoo linux. You should also be able to adapt this to your distro of choice with a little tria ...

Ubuntu Permanently change console font

I want to have Terminus as my console font. Unfortunately, I see no way to set it permanently.I have edited /etc/default/console-setup and entered:CODESET="Lat15"FONTFACE="Terminus"FONTSIZE="16"and then issued: sudo setupcon -vwhich changes the font to Terminus for this ...

Ubuntu Is there a way to change the console font?

Not the gnome-terminal fonts... That's easy... How about the font faces on tty1-6?I tried Slackware once... It was way back in my Linux experience so it struck to me as a clumsy and ill-managed operating system despite that the fact is the exact opposite...Well, as it appears, Slackware did have som ...

Ubuntu "Setting up console font and keymap" workaround

To all users who may be suffering with this problem there is a very simple workaround, but if you know a fix please let me know.For the last few months on my Jaunty installation the boot is hanging on the "Setting up console font and keymap", the problem is not actually with the console fo ...

Ubuntu Boskop Console Font

I used to like the Boskop console font (see link at the bottom), and I used to use it in Ubuntu pre-8.10, loading it using consolechars with no problems. With 8.10, when I attempt to set the font using setfont, all characters on the console turn into question marks. (Doing a force-reload on console- ...

Ubuntu Console font issues

I recently switched from Ubuntu 6.06 to 8.04. I don't seem to figure out how to turn off the unusual font on the console when the system boots up. In Dapper, there was just the regular one, but when Hardy boots up, it gives the message "Starting up" in a regular font and then it changes. A ...

Ubuntu huge console font when not using window manager

I am testing some software to be installed on an ubuntu 8.10 server, and I'm running my test on a ubuntu 8.04 desktop system. I have gnome installed on the server, but it does not start automatically (I turned off gdm for run level 2).To mimic the same environment I turned off gdm to the test system ...

Misc console font in Ubuntu

Hi, I'm a newbie to Ubuntu.I'm wondering if anybody knows how to install the "misc-console-font" into konsole.My situation is like this:I use ubuntu 8.10, install kubuntu packages in order to use KDE, but I can't find the misc console font in konsole, which I really miss. Any idea or sugge ...

Changing console font color in Java

I am trying to change the Eclipse console font color. (Windows XP)Until now I succeeded to change the coding to UTF-8, according to guides I googled (At least I think I did properly. because I do see some unicode characters on screen)I tried to add a sample escape sequence: (Copy-Paste from a manual ...

Ubuntu Hangs at: "Setting up console font and keymap..."

I run or have access to about 4 Ubuntu servers. None have X Windows, all are remotely accessed with SSH.On every one of these servers I've tried to upgrade to 8.10 Intrepid, the upgrade hangs on:Setting up console font and keymap... during the do-release-upgrade process, or during an "aptitude ...

Ubuntu hangs on startup and "Setting up console font and keymap"

I removed the quiet splash option in my command line when booting into ubuntu because it would always hang on the bootup screen. I then had problems getting past the "Loading Hardware drivers" section, and now it's hanging on the "Setting up console font and keymap" section. I se ...

Ubuntu Console font changes on boot-up.

Okay, small gripe I know.When I start up Ubuntu 6.10, the console font looks normal (small, like DOS - I don't have the splash screen on). But when it sayssetting up console fontor something to that affect, the font gets large. I'm having some trouble describing this via a forum post, but hopefully ...

Ubuntu how do I change the console font?

How can I change the default console font?MotivationWhen ubuntu starts (without usplash), startup messages are displayed in a nice-looking font. Then the following message appears: "Setting up console font and keymap..." and an ugly font is loaded.I want to get the standard font back.Quest ...

Ubuntu Help with Console font

I am trying to change my console font, i found this one that i like:http://www.gnome-look.org/content/show.php?content=19621 But i dont know how to install it, did search for a thread about installing font´s but didn´t find anything of use.So can you Guys and Girls help a newbie out? ;) /Ludzter ...

Ubuntu setting up general console font--- failed

setting up general console font--- failedset_kernel_font invalid argumentis the message i get after upgrading kernel the upgrade was done automatically, now after the upgrade my pc takes a long time to boot and all i see is a brown screen with no fbsplash screenwhat is wrong hereOhh the kernel insta ...

Ubuntu General console font bug?

In the new version of Ubuntu, I've noticed that once K/GDM start up (tested on KDM, not sure about the other) when I try to get in to a terminal session through Ctrl-Alt-F1 or any other F key through to 6, the screen refuses to display anything other than a blinking cursor for about 50 seconds or so ...

Ubuntu Linux Console Font

One thing I have not been able to acheive is using a Linux Console font from within gnome-terminal. Basically I want the same font as if you switched over to a tty. Here is a screen shot of what it looks like (sorry for the KDE shot:)http://hugh.orcon.net.nz/images/'console'_font.pngAny thoughts? Cu ...

Ubuntu Console font not getting set on startup

The console font i've set up with dpkg-reconfigure console-setup isn't getting set at boot time. But when i execute /etc/init.d/console-setup start manuall, it works. ...

Ubuntu japanese console font?

hello, I installed the ubuntu feisty server with the japanese locale. All the messages I get are in weird diamond shapes. What I'm assuming is that the console font is not jp capable (even though I chose UTF8 encoding). I tried the dpkg-reconfigure console-setup with no avail. I changed my LANG to e ...

Ubuntu console font/charset not set (on boot time)

My problem is, that at boot time no other font is loaded.It's still the same from the very begining of the boot process. Some boots after the installation the message "Setting up console font and keymap" or something suddenly stopped to show up. I don't know why... The first messages I get ...

Ubuntu Console font that draws ascii correctly?

Hi, what i want is my /etc/issue file to be filled with some nice ascii art,to show when im using framebuffer.I've filled up my issue file with some art from an nfo file, but I cant find a console font to draw it correctly.What im asking is if there is such a font. But i've come to my on conclusion ...

Ubuntu Linux console font unavailable in konsole after Breezy upgrade

Hi! I upgraded my laptop to Breezy and now the Linux console font is unavailable in Konsole. I get this error:Font'misc-console-medium-r-normal--16-160-72-72-c-80-iso10646-1'not found.Check /usr/share/doc/konsole/README.Linux-font for help.Well, I did that (which is what I originally did to get the ...

Ubuntu Large Print Console font at boot time?

I was wondering if there is any way that I could make my console font larger at boot time? Any help would be very nice.Joann ...

Ubuntu SPARC Console font from Sun machines

I'm feeling a bit nostalgic for some reason. My first Unix was SunOS on a SPARC machine, and I liked the font Sun used for the console. I used to be able to find that 12x22 SPARC font on distros like SuSE and Gentoo in /usr/share/consolefonts, but that font isn't in Ubuntu's /usr/share/consolefonts. ...

Ubuntu How do I change console font size?

When working in console mode, my text font is too large. Is there a way to make it smaller? (It's ok in X windows.) ...

Ubuntu Disable console font smoothing?

Ubuntu is great.It has revived my love for computing.Only--I'm using Dapper Drake w/ GNOME and I am noticing that the smallest fonts are still being smoothed out. This really should not be the case because certain fonts are designed to retain their readability at smaller sizes (terminal on Windows, ...

Ubuntu console font smaller???

right now, it looks like ten pounds in a two pound bag. ...

Ubuntu How to change the console font and resolution?

When I had the 8.04 beta installed, the console at boot time, and the alternate consoles had a very nice sharp font with high resolution.Now, in the final release I have a thin big weird font that starts to appear in the middle of the boot and serves also the alternate consoles.How can I change the ...

Console Font

How I will change the Font Size in a Console Window? ...

Ubuntu Console Font Size

I've been away from the faith for a bit and have forgotten one or two things. First amung those is how to change the font size in the console (As in ALT+Fn). The Ubuntu Default is huge and ungainly. Any thoughts on how to fix that? ...

Changing console font size.

I'm making a simple console game (a snake clone) at the moment and would like to know why I'm having trouble changing the size of the font (or individual characters) from default to, say, 12x12. I'm using SetCurrentConsoleFontEx and although I'm including windows.h, running Windows Vista (64 bit, if ...

Ubuntu Text-only console font

I'm building a text-only Ubuntu install and would like to change the font/resolution of the text-only console. I've done it in RedHat but can't figure it out for Ubuntu. Any pointers?aTdHvAaNnKcSe!Eric ...

Ubuntu Console font size (not in X or gnome)

since I'm not using a boot splash I get all the boot up messages in a console when booting ubuntu (dapper drake). I couldn't find out how to set the font size for that (the console tty*). I hope someone here can tell me. ...

Ubuntu console font change???

i want to know how to change the font in console (not in x terminals, in the virtual console)i have changed the resolution of my console to vga=791 in /boot/grub/menu.lst which is great, but for some reason ubuntu devs have changed the font in console to one that i find far from satisfying. anyone k ...

Ubuntu Console Font

I liked the font on the console when I was using Feisty (Linux image 2.6.20-16). After upgrading to Gutsy (Linux image 2.6.22-14), the font on the console was different. I compared /etc/default/console-setup on the two releases and saw that both were configured to use font face VGA at size 16. Yet, ...

Ubuntu Why does the console font change during boot?

This is not a problem so much as just curiosity.When first booting, before the usplash, you get the black console screen reporting the kernel, the file system, etc. I notice that for a second or two, just before the usplash comes up, the font changes. It does that on every ubuntu box I have. If the ...

Ubuntu console font problem

Sorry in advance for my english but i'm french !Just switch from mandrake to ubuntu and everything went perfect. Easy install and everything is working fine except ONE thing !!I have a font problem when the text is in 'Bold' in a console window. For example, when i use Midnight Commander (MC)i can s ...

Ubuntu Steam/Source Games -- Console Font Size

When I run Valve's Source games in Steam, the font size in the console is nearly illegibly small. Does anyone know a fix for this?PS -- changing the value of the 'LogPixels' registry key as seen here (http://wiki.winehq.org/UsefulRegistryKeys) does not fix this problem. ...

Ubuntu How to install the "Console" font for Konsole?

Please, I'm begging you, that font was keeping my eyes alive. I work a lot from the Konsole and I really need that font. Please, if anyone knows how can I get it back.. it will be VERY much appreciated!I'm running Kubuntu Edgy. ...

Ubuntu Console font

I just checked out the new Feisty on my laptop. There's one strange thing though:The console fonts are all messed up. This leads to a crippled screen when running dpkg-reconfigure or other slang/curses based apps.btw: Since being from Germany I chose "German" at the boot prompt.Is anybody ...

Ubuntu Consoles [(Alt-)F1..7] show snow-like pixelstuff instead of a readable console font

I'm having the same problem with my Ubuntu Linux 10.04 Lucid 64 bit installation like outlined there:http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=330628All my forum search pretty much ended up with a link in one way or another to this thread.Unfortunately, removing the "quiet" and "splash ...

Ubuntu "Undefined mode number" when setting console font

I installed Edgy a while ago and everything works fine, but I always get that annoying warning message immediately after selecting the boot entry in GRUB: "You passed an undefined mode number".I'm using the standard generic Ubuntu kernel (Linux 2.6.17-10-generic #2 SMP Tue Dec 5 22:28:26 U ...

Ubuntu SPARC Console font from Sun machines

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Noob: Changing FOnt colours in C++ Console?

Hi, im very new to C++ and im doing a college assignment at the moment. This assignment asks users to input househould samples etc etc blah blah. Well ive used an if statment so if users enter for example 10 residents per house hold yet enter 11 different residents in the AGE of residents it cout's ...

Ubuntu HowdoI: change font in synaptic console?

This has been annoying me since 6.06. Its not critical, but REALLY annoying.I want to change the console font in the synaptic console (when you click the 'show details' arrow) and I can't figure it out. The font also is used in Wanda the fish. Its almost too small to read, its a serif, and the 'l' a ...

Smaller fonts in MAB?

I want to use smaller size fonts in MAB (smaller than FONT 0). Is it possible? And another question: Does DB2Everyplace support user defined data types?Tony ...

Fluid font size?

I am creating a fluid layout. The images width and height are set at a % and expand and shrink depnding on the size of the screen. I would like the same thing to happen with the font size. When the screen is larger, the font is larger and when the screen is smaller, the font shrinks. I've tried usin ...