[xmonad] Help: How to disable font smoothing?

lithis xmonad at selg.hethrael.org
Sun Dec 13 15:30:32 EST 2009

On Sat, 2009/12/12 07:51:10 -0500, Yuliang Wang wrote:
> I prefer fonts not to be smoothed, so in gnome I use
> gnome-appearance-settings…. How to configure those in
> xmonad? (By default, the fonts in firefox in xmonad are
> smoothed.), and how to set the background and text colors
> of applications in general?

If you run gnome-settings-manager (from .xsession, for
example), GNOME-aware applications should have the same
settings as they did under GNOME. This loads (non-UI) parts
of GNOME, so it uses more memory than configuring each
application separately, but it is convenient.

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