GNOME 3 - font point sizes now scaled?

Jason D. Clinton me at
Tue Oct 4 13:36:41 UTC 2011

On Tue, Oct 4, 2011 at 04:01, Camilo Mesias <camilo at> wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 3, 2011 at 5:22 PM, Ralf Corsepius <rc040203 at> wrote:
>> The XP I occasionally can not avoid to use, in its system control menus
>> has controls to switch between "normal", "big" "very big" fonts and
>> "expert/advanced controls" one can specify fonts sizes for many details
>> of the DE in pnts.
> Wouldn't the sane solution to be to honour the fallible DPI detection,
> with an expert tweak available to rescue those who have unusual
> hardware (or preferences)? I can't see the justification for the
> present override.

No. It wouldn't.

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